Self-led Audio Tours

From now and through May, receive 15% off your tour when you book a Self-Led Audio Tour online! Use code MM15 at check out.

Visitors explore the Palace at their own pace while listening to a pre-recorded audio guide to the first and second floors, their furnishings, and the compelling history behind the Palace. Guests are welcome to use their own earbuds/headphones for their comfort or request to use those provided by the Palace.  The pre-recorded audio recording is 60 minutes in length and is available in English, French, German, Hawaiian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish, and Italian.  The tour concludes with a self-guided tour of the basement Galleries.  



Tickets are available for purchase on a first-come, first-serve basis (with the last tickets being sold at 2:30 pm). Groups are limited to 20 guests per entry time.

Adults: $20

Adults (Kamaaina/military with valid I.D.): $16

Children (ages 5-12): $6

Children* (ages 0-4): free

Groups** (10 or more): $15 per guest

* Admission is free for children four and under. They must be front-held in an infant/child carrier worn by an adult or safely strapped in a stroller at all times. Strollers are provided by Iolani Palace at no charge, as personal strollers are not permitted inside the Palace. Should a child behave in a manner that is disruptive to other visitors, Palace personnel will ask that the child be taken outside.

**At least four weeks advance notice required for groups of 10 or more. Please contact the reservation office directly at (808) 522-0832.
Monday: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 pm

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday: 10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Friday: 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Last ticket sold at 2:30 p.m.

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