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The Museum on Top of Waimea Canyon

Location: Kōkeʻe Natural History Museum, Waimea Canyon & Kōkeʻe State Park, Kaua’i, Hawai’i, USA Date of Visit: December 14, 2015 Website: http://www.kokee.org/index.php?the-natural-history-museum-visiting The Kōkeʻe Natural History Museum focuses on the flora and fauna of Kaua’i and specifically, Waimea Canyon the “Grand Canyon” of the Pacific. The moderately sized building hosts the Hui O Laka visitor…

Hawai’ian Russians: Russian Fort Elisabeth State Historical Park

Location: Waimea, Kaua’i, Hawai’i, United States Date of visit: December 14, 2015 Website: http://dlnr.hawaii.gov/dsp/parks/kauai/russian-fort-elizabeth-state-historical-park/ The Russian Fort Elisabeth State Historical Park contains the 19th century ruins of a defensive fort built in an attempt to protect Russian shipping interests and provide a provisioning port in the Pacific Ocean. Russia built two additional strongholds on the…

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