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The last ruling King of Hawaii

The statue made by Native Hawaiian sculptor Sean Browne, stands near the Kalakaua Avenue and is... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
WorldTravelers34
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Hawthorn Woods, Illinois
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It’s nice to see King Kalakaua while driving around Waikiki. Proud to have the same birthday like... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
janelle011
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

The statue made by Native Hawaiian sculptor Sean Browne, stands near the Kalakaua Avenue and is worth a small visit during your stay in Honolulu. This bronze statue is a replica of the original honoring Kamehameha the Great. The original statue now stands at his...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

It’s nice to see King Kalakaua while driving around Waikiki. Proud to have the same birthday like him.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank janelle011
Reviewed 2 January 2018

This is one of the several statues present in the Waikiki area. The name of the king gives also the name to the main avenue in Waikiki.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Rosario_it
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Small statue on the side of the road but interesting from the history on the base plaque. Due to a shortage of labour to serve the sugar plantations the King requested labour from Japan and introduced thousands of Japanese immigrants to the islands, which has...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Located in a small park at the intersection of Kalakaua Ave. & Kuhio Ave. in Waikiki, the statue of King David Kalakaua was commissioned in 1985. King Kalakaua was born in 1836 and ruled from 12 Feb 1874 through 20 Jan 1891 when he died....More

Date of experience: February 2017
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