Join the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i and the National Park Service for a visit to the Honouliuli National Historic Site, Hawai‘i’s largest and longest operating World War II detention camp.  Walk the site, visit landmarks and learn the personal stories of Japanese American prisoners and their families. Site tours are usually scheduled on the second Wednesday of the month. We are currently taking reservations for these dates:


Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Wednesday, November 13, 2019


To register and for instructions on how to submit payment, please download and submit this form

Seating is limited. For questions, please call (808) 218-6725 or email

Additionally, our Honouliuli Education Center, located in the JCCH Community Gallery in Mō‘ili‘ili, is open Monday through Saturday and is free to the public. The Honouliuli Education Center showcases photos of Honouliuli Internment Camp, artifacts from the internees, oral history videos and virtual tours of the Honouliuli National Historic Site. For those who cannot visit in person, JCCH also has an online, searchable directory of the internees from Hawai'i