Kamaaina Sundays

Please note: Kamaaina Sundays are on hold until further notice.

Once a month, the Palace offers complimentary tickets to kamaaina guests. Local visitors may choose from the Guided Tour or Self-Led Audio Tour. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Guided tours: 9 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
  • Audio tours: 12 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Last ticket sold at 3:30 p.m.

A Hawaii state ID, Hawaii driver’s license, or Active Military Identification is required to receive complimentary tickets. Malihini (visitors) may purchase tickets at the regular price.

Kamaaina Sundays

  • January 12, 2020
  • February 9, 2020
  • March 8, 2020
  • April 12, 2020
  • July: TBD
  • August 9, 2020
  • September 6, 2020 - Onipaa Celebration
  • October 4, 2020 - Children & Youth Day
  • November 8, 2020
  • December 13, 2020

Dates are subject to change.

The Palace Shop

The Palace Shop will be open from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm on Kamaaina Sundays. The Shop carries books and gifts related to Iolani Palace, the Hawaiian Monarchy and Hawaiian history & heritage.

Kamaaina May Also Enjoy

Download the official Iolani Palace mobile app for iPhones and Androids. Explore the Palace Grounds and navigate the various landmarks – from the Barracks to the Throne Room – with ease using an interactive map.

Hear captivating stories that took place within Palace walls by simply raising your device to your ear as you approach the landmark. Audio tour guide Puunui Wong will transport you back in time as you learn more about how our last reigning monarchs lived.

Download the Iolani Palace app by visiting the App Store on your device:

iPhone App Store

Android Google Play