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Aloha Friday Photograph: Ali’iolani Hale

Mahalo to Ali Torney for sharing this good shot with us for Aloha Friday Photos.

Ali’s photograph reveals one in every of Honolulu’s most historic buildings, Ali’iolani Hale, which was constructed within the 1870s. Per HistoricHawaii.org, the constructing was commissioned by King Kamehameha V. His authentic plans had been to make this a palace, then determined to make it right into a authorities constructing for his rising kingdom. It’s now used as the house of the Hawaii State Supreme Courtroom.

The statue is of King Kamehameha I, who was the primary particular person to unify the Hawaiian Islands into one kingdom in 1810. This king is remembered and celebrated yearly on June eleventh.

On a facet notice, followers of the hit tv present Hawaii 5-0 could acknowledge this scene because it performed the a part of the crimefighters’ headquarters. (See our article on Hawaii Five-0 filming locations.)

Blissful Aloha Friday!



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