Kailua Kona in Hawaii County, Hawaii — Hawaiian Island Archipelago (Pacific Ocean)
The First Hawaiian Christian
died at Cornwall, Conn. 1818
The first Christian
missionaries to Hawaii,
Bingham, Thurston, Whitney,
landed at Kailua, April 12, 1820
with their Hawaiian comrades
Hopu, Kanui, Honoli.
Location. 19° 38.373′ N, 155° 59.64′ W. Marker is in Kailua Kona, Hawaii, in Hawaii County. Marker is at the intersection of Alii Drive and Sarona Road, on the right when traveling north on Alii Drive. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 75-5713 Alii Drive, Kailua Kona HI 96740, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hulihe‘e Palace / Moku‘aikaua Church (here, next to this marker); Hulihe‘e Palace (within shouting distance of this marker); Honokohau Settlement (approx. 2.6 miles away); Discovering Kaloko-Honokohau (approx. 3.2 miles away); A Sanctuary for Humpback Whales (approx. 3.2 miles away); Ala Mauka Makai (approx. 3.2 miles away); Hale Mua (approx. 4.9 miles away); Lonoikamakahiki Residence (approx. 4.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kailua Kona.
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