HSA News

As the State moves forward during the COVID-19 pandemic, our priority is still the safety and well-being of our community and staff. And so we thank you for your patience and understanding in helping us to keep our kupuna, ʻohana and friends safe from this on-going virus. We are happy to announce as the Palace ...
Read More We will now be open on Thursdays and Fridays, Starting August 6, 2020

Aloha! During the Queen Liliʻuokalani Keiki Hula Hōʻike broadcast presentation on Hawaii News Now, a four night event on July 29, 30, 31 and August 1st from 7-8pm with an encore presentation on August 2nd from 1-5pm, interstitial segments will provide a rare and intimate look at some of Queen Liliʻuokalani’s treasures held at the ...
Read More Treasures at the Hawaiʻi State Archives highlighted during the Queen Liliʻuokalani Keiki Hula Hōʻike Broadcast Presentation

Share Your COVID-19 Stories

Posted on May 26, 2020 in HSA News

The Public Archives of Hawaiʻi needs your help! The COVID-19 pandemic has affected millions of people world-wide including our state, communities, neighbors, and our families. An event that will undoubtedly be remembered not only by this generation but by future generations of a time where our norm became forever changed. Please share YOUR stories, along ...
Read More Share Your COVID-19 Stories

Aloha! The Hawaii State Archives will be closed this coming Monday, May 25, 2020 in observance of Memorial Day. However due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19, our Research Room remains closed to the public until further notice, with limited remote services to resume on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. Please email us at [email protected] for ...
Read More Closed in Observance of Memorial Day

Aloha! The Hawaii State Archives will be closed this coming Friday, April 10, 2020 in observance of Good Friday. However due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19, our Research Room remains closed to the public until further notice, with limited remote services to resume on Monday, April 13, 2020. Please email us at [email protected] for ...
Read More Closed in Observance of Good Friday

Due to the current on-going COVID-19 situation, which has caused many organizations, institutions and offices to close to the public, DLNR has closed the ʻIolani Palace Grounds. As a result, the Public Research Room at the Public Archives of Hawaiʻi will be closed to the public until further notice. We apologize for this very short ...
Read More The Public Archives of Hawaiʻi is CLOSED

Aloha! The Hawaii State Archives will be closed this coming Thursday, March 26, 2020 in observance of Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day. We will resume our normal business hours on Friday, March 27, 2020. Due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19, our Research Room remains closed to the public until further notice. Please email us ...
Read More Closed in Observance of Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day

The Hawaiʻi State Archives is still open and available to all researchers and we welcome the public to discover new treasures and stories of the past. Though due to the growing concerns about COVID-19, our commitment is not only to care for the irreplaceable and valuable documents and artifacts of the Public Archives, but also ...
Read More The Public Archives of Hawaiʻi is Open

UPDATED MARCH 17, 2020* The Hawaiʻi State Archives is very excited and fortunate to present a free informational lecture by Jeanne Drewes. Ms. Drewes has been part of the preservation/conservation community for forty years, with her final position at the Library of Congress as Chief of Binding & Collections Care from 2006 through 2019. Today ...
Read More Presentation: Saving Collections for the Future

Aloha! The Hawaii State Archives will be closed this coming Monday, February 17, 2020 in observance of Presidents’ Day. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, February 18, 2020.

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