This bronze statue is a replica of the original honoring Kamehameha the Great. The original statue now stands at his birthplace in Kapa’au on the island of Hawaii. Other points of interest can be found nearby, such as ‘Iolani Palace, Honolulu Hale, Kawaihao Church and the Hawaiian Mission Houses.
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Iolani Palace is a living restoration of a proud Hawaiian national identity and is recognized as the spiritual and physical multicultural epicenter of Hawaii. Built in 1882 by King Kalakaua, Iolani Palace was the home of Hawaii’s last reigning monarchs and served as the official royal residence and the residence of the Kingdom’s political and social life until the overthrow of the monarchy in 1893.