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. Touch 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 4 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); Niumalu Beach / Kailua Bay (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kamakahonu (approx. ¼ mile away); Ahu'ena Heiau (approx. ¼ mile away); Kamakahonu / Kailua Pier (approx. ¼ mile away); Honokohau Settlement (approx. 2.6 miles away); Ala Mauka Makai (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kailua Kona.
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