People arriving in Kona can make a visit to this science museum first on their list, even before picking up the rental car. ... More
Astronaut Ellison S. Onizuka Space Center
People arriving in Kona can make a visit to this science museum first on their list, even before picking up the rental car. Astronaut Ellison S. Onizuka Space Center is located at the airport, right between two airline ticket counters. It was established as the legacy of Ellison Onizuka, who died in the Space Shuttle Challenger tragedy. A variety of interactive and passive exhibits are onsite, among them a gravity well and a model of the Challenger space craft. Special programs are offered periodically.
So you are in Hawaii, but you have never really tried an ocean sport. That is no reason to stay
out of the water! The experts here are perfect to see you well on your way, whether your interest ...
Motor powered rafts are an exciting, fast paced way to cruise Hawaiian waters. Sail along the Kona coast, stopping to
visit sea caves, lava tubes, Place of Refuge and the Captain Cook Monument. Tours are kept small, with a ...
This is one of three palaces in the Hawaiian Islands. It is located in the heart of downtown Kailua Kona,
across from the state's oldest church. From the time of its construction in 1838 up until 1925, the structure ...