The Hawaii State Capitol is the official statehouse or capitol building of the U.S. state of Hawaii. From its chambers, the legislative branch performs its duties in governing the state.

This video provides information on getting to the Capitol, parking, self-guided tours, locations, and more. Or, scroll down for additional information and resources.


self-guided tour of the state capitol

Take a Self Guided Tour

While guided tours are no longer offered at the Capitol, you may contact your legislators to see if their offices can be of assistance if you have a group.

Or simply use this self-guided tour brochure to learn about the symbolism behind the architecture and design of the capitol building, the history, and features of the grounds.


Find Parking

The State Capitol basement parking is designated for authorized personnel only, please plan on an alternate method of transport or to park at another location nearby. Public parking is available at Iolani Palace (accessible via King St.), as well as the surrounding State facilities located at “Lot V” (Vineyard Garage on Punchbowl Street), “Lot G” (Kalanimoku Building on S. Beretania and Punchbowl Street), and “Lot L” (Kinau Hale/Department of Health on Punchbowl Street)

There are convenient bike racks located on the Ewa makai corner of the Capitol grounds (the Iolani Palace and Richards St. corner).

The Bus also has a number of routes that are convenient to the Capitol.

Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the building- just search for capitolpublic to log on (No password is required.) Convenient work tables and a recharging station are available in the Public Access Room (room 401).

Capitol Map

A building map showing conference rooms and legislators’ room numbers can be found on our Current Legislature page.