Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii: King Kamehameha I Statue #2

The second of three King Kamehameha I statues in Hawaii. This one was unveiled in 1883. It's a replica of the original, which sank in a shipwreck while being shipped from Europe.

Judiciary Building

S. King St., Honolulu, Oahu, HI
Downtown. On South King St., in front of the Judiciary Building and across the street from the Iolani Palace.
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King Kamehameha I Statue.

King Kamehameha I Statue #2

The King Kamehameha I statue is beautifully adorned in leis.

[Tina, 07/07/2017]

King Kamehameha I.

King Kamehameha I Statue #2

The King Kamehameha I statue is in front of the Judiciary Building. The tower clock is missing.

[Jim Banocy, 09/06/2013]
King Kamehameha I Statue #2

This statue is at the Hawaii courthouse building featured in the opening credits of the new Hawaii 5-O.

[Sherri, 03/31/2012]

Also called Kamehameha the Great, a legendary figure who united the Kingdom of Hawaii (which means he conquered enough of the separately ruled islands). He is revered as the guy who, among other accomplishments, ended human sacrifice as a local custom. A bronze and gold leaf likeness is a popular tourist stop in Honolulu.

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