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84-5140 Painted Church Rd, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8409
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited this church while touring coffee plantations and chocolate factory. Was a great stop with truly incredible paintings on the internal walls.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank KimberlyK115
Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed our visit to this little church. We were staying just down the road from it and just happened upon it. The lady who was there the day we visited was very well informed about the history of the church. We were very glad...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Brenda F
Reviewed 1 week ago

A stop on Roberts Historical Kona tour, this church is well worth visiting. It is still used for regular worship. The setting is beautiful as is the building and the interior has to be seen to be believed. Hand painted by the priest to tell...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mforkner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church is adorable and the history behind the paintings is so interesting. Glad we stopped here. There was a fruit stand out near the parking lot by donation, where we bought some local fruits to sample. Great purchase. Definitely stop by!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CCgetoutside
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the murals and beautiful grounds. Even has a small fruit stand. Cemetery is also neat to see.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Amber C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a bit hard to find but worthwhile. The church is a small chapel, decorated with paintings by Belgian priest John Velge who was not a trained painter but a talented artist just the same. There is an old cemetery on the left side...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank hansulricha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a very busy little place on a Friday morning. It was next to impossible to get a photo without a stranger in it. However, it's quite pretty inside and worth a stop if you enjoy looking at interesting churches. The artwork on the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank writeonOntario
Reviewed March 14, 2019

We were so pleased to be able to stop here. It is just a remarkable church with all the original paintings, although some are starting to fade. How wonderful to be able to experience something like this - it's almost like a step back in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank VictoriaM0617
Reviewed March 6, 2019

If you like seeing missionary churches from that period of Hawaii's history, this will be a stop that you will love. Set on a hill overlooking the ocean, the relatively plain white outside gives way to a beautifully painted interior. It is a bit off...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Chip1701
Reviewed March 5, 2019

Wish I'd had time to attend a Mass here, very spiritual place. Ground well kept, church well preserved and restored. Very impressive place.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Response from Gabriele S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the church has a ramp to the front door.