Honolulu in Honolulu County, Hawaii — Hawaiian Island Archipelago (Pacific Ocean)
The king’s last wish was to be lain to rest near his people, and that is why his tomb stands here at the entrance to Kawaiaha‘o Church, rather than at the Royal Mausoleum.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Notable Events. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1850.
Location. 21° 18.288′ N, 157° 51.483′ W. Marker is in Honolulu, Hawaii, in Honolulu County. Marker is at the intersection of Punchbowl Street and South King Street, on the left when traveling south on Punchbowl Street. It is just Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Honolulu HI 96813, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. King William Charles Lunalilo (a few steps from this marker); Hiram Bingham (within shouting distance of this marker); Kawaiaha'o Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Kawaiaha'o Landmark (within shouting distance of this marker); Reverend James Kekela (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Hawaiian Printing (about 500 feet away); King Kamehameha I (about 600 feet away); Aliiolani Hale (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Honolulu.
Regarding Kawaiaha‘o Landmark. This church is affiliated with the United Church of Christ.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 23, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,276 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 23, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.