Hawaii Pulic Radio: Museums of the Future

Read and listen to Executive Director Kippen de Alba Chu’s interview with Hawaii Public Radio regarding the Symposium on Decolonizing the Museum.

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Da Best Hawaii Visits Iolani Palace

Olena Heu from Da Best Hawaii sat down with our Historian and Docent Educator, Zita Cup Choy, as she shared stories of Iolani Palace.

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Royal Gifts to Prussian Monarchs Returned to Iolani Palace

Read about this piece of Hawaiian Historys’ return to the islands.

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ROYAL GIFTS TO PRUSSIAN MONARCHS RETURNED TO IOLANI PALACE

ROYAL GIFTS TO PRUSSIAN MONARCHS RETURNED TO IOLANI PALACE Donation from Dolores Furtado Martin Foundation showcase international relationships HONOLULU (April 30, 2018) – Gifts from King Kalakaua and Queen Kapiolani given to the wife of Kaiser Wilhelm II, King of Prussia and Emperor of Germany, have been donated back to

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IOLANI PALACE LAUNCHES NEW NA MOOLELO LECTURE SERIES

IOLANI PALACE LAUNCHES NEW NA MOOLELO LECTURE SERIES Presentations to discuss Hawaiian History and Culture, and Museum Practices HONOLULU (April 17, 2018) – On Wednesday, April 25, 2018, Dr. Ronald Williams, Jr. of the Hawaii State Archives will highlight how the vast archive of Native Hawaiian language documents are providing

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IOLANI PALACE LAUNCHES MOBILE APP TO PROVIDE NEW EXPERIENCE

IOLANI PALACE LAUNCHES MOBILE APP TO PROVIDE NEW EXPERIENCE HONOLULU (FINAL) –Iolani Palace has officially launched its mobile app for iPhones and Androids. Users of the app will be able to explore the Palace Grounds and navigate the various landmarks – from the Barracks to the Throne Room – with

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ELECTRIC LIGHTING OF KINGDOM OF HAWAII IN 1888 RECEIVES GLOBAL RECOGNITION AS AN IEEE MILESTONE

ELECTRIC LIGHTING OF KINGDOM OF HAWAII IN 1888 RECEIVES GLOBAL RECOGNITION AS AN IEEE MILESTONE Iolani Palace honored for lighting the way HONOLULU (March 12, 2018) – The electric lighting of Hawaii, which began in 1887 with the lighting of Iolani Palace, will be honored by IEEE, the world’s largest

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IOLANI PALACE SEEKS PASSIONATE DOCENTS

IOLANI PALACE SEEKS PASSIONATE DOCENTS TO SHARE ITS RICH HISTORY WITH VISITORS HONOLULU – Iolani Palace will be offering a seven-week Docent Training Course for individuals who have a passion for Hawaiian history and enjoy interacting with people of all ages. The training will expand participants’ knowledge of the Palace

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Kidtripster: Honolulu & Waikiki Beach

Read about one mom’s experience at Iolani Palace.

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Iolani Palace Finds Right Light to Let Artifacts Shine

Read how Iolani Palace is modernizing while protecting artifacts.

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