2012 Mai Poina Walking Tours

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 2, 7, 8 and 9, 2012
  • Tours at 5:00 p.m., 5:20 p.m. 5:40 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
  • Meet in front of the Hawai‘i State Library

In these living history walking tours, costumed role-players will interpret the significant events and sites surrounding the overthrow of the Hawaiian Kingdom through a dramatic narrative.

After the tour, attendees will hear contemporary poems performed by Youth Speaks Hawai‘i, and then are welcome to join in a discussion about this pivotal episode in the history of our islands led by distinguished Native Hawaiian Humanities Scholars.

Reservations recommended.

Visit www.hawaiiponoi.info for further information.

Photos from today’s celebration by Blaine Fergerstrom: