2015 Mai Poina Walking Tours

Mai Poina
THE  OVERTHROW
WALKING TOUR

Living history walking tours on the grounds of ‘Iolani Palace
retracing four pivotal days leading up to and including the
overthrow of the Hawaiian Monarchy

September 6, 7, 12 and 13, 2015
Tours at 4:00 p.m., 4:20 p.m., 4:40 p.m., & 5:00 p.m.
Meet in front of the Hawai‘i State Library

Reservations required.
Sign-up at www.hawaiiponoi.info.
Call 534-8880 for more information.

Special Features

Chanters perform mele from this historic period
that express adoration of Queen Lili‘uokalani and
the concerns and unrest aroused by the overthrow.
Chanting performances September 6 at 3:30 pm and
September 13 at 6:15 pm.

Native Hawaiian scholars on hand at the end of each
walking tour to answer questions and provide additional
historical context.

Pacific Tongues performances of contemporary
poems on Native Hawaiian issues, identity, the future.

Living history walking tours on the grounds of ‘Iolani Palace
retracing four pivotal days leading up to and including the
overthrow of the Hawaiian Monarchy

September 6, 7, 12 and 13, 2015
Tours at 4:00 p.m., 4:20 p.m., 4:40 p.m., & 5:00 p.m.
Meet in front of the Hawai‘i State Library

Mai Poina: The Overthrow is a walking tour sponsored by the Hawai‘i
Pono‘¯ı Coalition, a hui founded in 2007 to educate those who live in
and visit Hawai‘i about its true history and the Native Hawaiian people.

Sponsorship is also provided in part by the following organizations:

  • Hawai’i Pono’i Coalition
  • ‘Iolani Palace
  • Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce
  • Office of Hawaiian Affairs
  • Chaminade University
  • Kamehameha Schools
  • Hawai’i Council for the Humanities
  • CBR