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A must see for Hawaii Five-0 fans but a beautiful building anyway

My wife and I are big Hawaii Five-0 fans and so a stop to see the 'Five-0 Headquarters' was a must... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Fascinating Historic Building

Built by Kamehame V to house the legislative courts and cabinet offices it is now the home of... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Originally intended as a royal residence, the historic Aliiolani Hale was reconfigured to house government offices when Iolani Palace was constructed. Today, it’s still the home of Hawaii’s Supreme Court.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Oahu
417 King Street, Honolulu, Oahu, HI
+1 808-539-4999
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't enter the facility, but just to see the amazing beauty of this building and to hear of the history of this Island was just amazing. A very beautiful facility with amazing grounds and well kept.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank timothyl886
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Outside the Aliʻiolani Hale, one can visit the statue of King Kamehameha. Take some time and explore the inside of the building! Itʻs a beautiful place and you can explore a bit as well as visit the Judiciary History Center. Be prepared to go through...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed August 28, 2018

My wife and I are big Hawaii Five-0 fans and so a stop to see the 'Five-0 Headquarters' was a must when visiting Hawaii for the first time. The building itself is beautiful, but in real life it houses the Supreme Court of Hawaii, a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Davidjellis
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

The Ali'Iolani Hale or The Judiciary History Center maybe more familiar to visitors who have seen it from the opening credits in Hawaii Five O. In front of the center is the King Kamehameha V statue. The center is still a working court. But the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tonyq796
Reviewed July 17, 2018

Only stopped here because we are fans of Hawaii 5-0 and they use the outside as the headquarters, so ideal for photo ops. You can go in for free and have a look around a small museum but that's about it. Across the road from...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

Built by Kamehame V to house the legislative courts and cabinet offices it is now the home of Hawaii's Supreme Court and has an interesting museum inside. Most people just check out the King Kamehameha statue and leave but it is worth taking the time...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in while waiting for our tour of the Iolani palace across the street... sort of by accident. We were checking out the King Kamehameha statue out front and wondered what the building was. We asked the security guard what the building was and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank HollyRoger_100
Reviewed April 29, 2018

If you like to watch Hawaii 5-0 Tv show-- this is a must see-- beautiful building-- we didn't go inside due to limited time- we had a tour time for Iolani Palace so got pictures and went back to palace- had another tour after palace...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank barbiewalker72
Reviewed April 7, 2018

This building is used as the headquarters on Hawaii 5-0. It's actually the Hawaiian supreme court building.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank waynen95
Reviewed March 6, 2018

We had a little time to kill after our Hawaii State Capital tour so we walked the couple of blocks to the Supreme Court Building and Museum. Unlike the Capital which had no security in place, you need to go through a metal detector to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Amanda M
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Response from Gemz_12 | Reviewed this property |
And I only say that you need a reservation because that way you know you'll get in for the tour.