Visiting Hulihee

Hulihe`e Palace is located on Ali`i Drive in the historic village of Kailua-Kona on the Island of Hawaii.
If you are arriving by ship, Hulihee Palace is located a brief 10 minute stroll along the seawall from the Kailua Pier.

Museum Hours

Open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
(Plan on arriving by 2:30 p.m. to allow time to tour the Palace)
Closed major holidays including New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.


Guided tours are given frequently throughout the day and self guided tour brochures are available in English, Japanese, Danish, and German.

Admission Fees

There is a modest admission fee to the Palace. Admission to the Palace grounds, the gift shop and many of our concerts is free.

Hulihee Palace or Hulihe`e Palace?
The proper Hawaiian spelling is Hulihe`e, but to help the search engines find Hulihee Palace - sometimes it is spelled Hulihee on this site.