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Mokuaikaua Church

75-5713 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3719
+1 808-329-0655
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Founded in 1836 by Boston missionaries.
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75-5713 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3719
+1 808-329-0655
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked through this beautiful church and read the history about it. They had framed pictures in the back of the church with the history. Unfortunately, we weren't there during the time frame of their church service, we would have enjoyed that experience.

Thank soulsisters
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the few Christmas Eve services we found. It is a 200 y/o historic Christian church located downtown Kailua-Kona. The service was a bit quirky, but we were thankful to have a place to worship on Christmas Eve. Get there early to...More

Thank medsouthinc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting, great history presentation. Church was decorated for Christmas. Church and grounds well kept and maintained.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

The church building is beautiful! It is really neat to have attended the first church in Hawaii. Definitely a place to visit!

Thank Brenden90
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

No matter your belief, the Mokuaikaua Church (Congregational) is worth a visit. The church is the oldest in the Hawaiian Islands and is located on Ali'i Drive in the heart of Kona. The church was founded in 1820 while the present church structure was erected...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Easy to walk to in downtown Kona, this church is a well preserved 19th century church full of history

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Walking down Ali'i drive there is no way to miss this beautiful historic church. Throughout the day the change in the sun will change the looks of this landmark. Each time I look down towards the bay from my house I see the spire and...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Located in the heart of downtown Kailua-Kona, this is certainly an important place to visit to get a real feel for the history of the town. There is no easy parking directly in front of the Church due to the location, but it is an...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A nice respite from the heat and hustle and bustle of the street. Beautiful church and we actually learned a little history of the islands!

Thank bikesuezq
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Very nice place to visit. Lots of history. Right on the shore of pacific ocean and close to everything else.

Thank Dionissio
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Jody R
11 May 2015|
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Response from gwgMimsFlorida | Reviewed this property |
Yes services still held but we were there on a weekday.