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National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl, Honolulu

National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl - Honolulu, Hawaii
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl
2177 Puowaina Drive, Honolulu, HI 96813Map
+1 808 532 3720
Neighborhood: Downtown/Honolulu Harbor
Overview

This is the final resting place for 34,000 veterans of World War I, World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War, as well as Challenger casualty Ellison Onizuka. Marble walls flanking the monumental staircase list the names of American heroes missing in action. A 30-foot statue of Lady Columbia symbolizes all grieving mothers. There is a sweeping view of Diamond Head to the glistening bays of Pearl Harbor. In ancient times, the crater of the long-dormant volcano served as a site of human sacrifices. Admission is free.

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National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 08:00 AM to 05:30 PM
  • Type: Photo Spots / Photography, Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries
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