Kawaiahao Church and Mission Houses

553 South King Street and 957 Punchbowl Street, Honolulu, HI 96813

(1) 2-1-032:002, :017

SHPD Historic Site Number
80-14-9991; 80-14-1321

National Historic Landmark
National Register of Historic Places


The Kawaiahao Church and the Mission Houses, which were constructed between 1838 and 1842, are located in downtown Honolulu on the corner of Punchbowl and South King Streets. The nomination includes the Kawaiahao Church; three old Mission Houses, which includes the oldest frame house, the first printing house, and the Chamberlain house; the Adobe Schoolhouse; King Lunalilo’s Tomb; and the cemetery. The Mission Houses and Kawaiahao Church are significant for their association with the Protestant missionaries in Hawaii.

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2017-04-21T01:02:53+00:00 February 19th, 2014|Categories: Historic Properties|Tags: , |