Hours Of Operation
Monday-Saturday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tickets are available for purchase in the Palace Basement Gallery (with the last tickets sold at 3:30 pm).
Same-day reservations are not available. Walk-ins are welcome.
Periodically open on Sundays for Kamaaina Sunday.
Note: Iolani Palace grounds (Iolani Palace State Monument) will be CLOSED daily to the public from 6:00 pm to 6:00 am.
Iolani Palace will be closed on:
New Year's Day (Tuesday, January 1, 2019)
President's Day (Monday, February 18, 2019)
Memorial Day (Monday, May 27, 2019)
Independence Day (Thursday, July 4, 2019)
Labor Day (Monday, September 2, 2019)
Thanksgiving (Thursday, November 28, 2019)
Christmas (Wednesday, December 25, 2019)
New Year's Day (Wednesday, January 1, 2020)
Terms and Conditions
Admission is free for members of the Friends of Iolani Palace. Not a member? Join now!
Japanese language Guided Tours are offered Monday through Friday at 11:30am, subject to docent availability.
The Palace encourages educators to bring their students on tour. Special school tours and group rates are available with advanced reservations.
Things To Know Before Your Visit
- Shirts and footwear are required; you will also be asked to wear shoe coverings provided by the Palace.
- Bathing suits and beachwear (including beach coverups) are inappropriate attire and not permitted.
- Clothing displaying profanity is not allowed.
Not allowed: large bags, backpacks, luggage, food and beverages.
Service Animals: Service animals are permitted on the premises. We ask that you notify the reservations office and/or the cashiers before entering Iolani Palace.