Discovering Ancient Lana’i – Lana’i Hawaii

Take a cultural expedition to the island of Lanai, Hawaii, in a quest to find and document historic sites for preservation by the Lana’i Culture and Heritage Center. Join Hal Hammatt, (Cultural Surveys Hawaii) as archaeology teams travel to ancient sites around Lanai to find pieces of history.

There are many ancient sites on the island of Lanai, dating back hundreds of years. These historical sites are really about the future, continuing the Hawaiian Culture by preserving them and giving generations to come a reference to who they are and where they came from.

Lanai is a beautiful place…with so many things to see and do. The island’s past provides unity to the people that maintain it today, as they are the stewards who will ensure it’s story and it’s survival today.

The island of Lana‘i has a rich natural and cultural landscape. This community heritage program seeks to document and share the legacy of Lanai with everyone.

The new Lanai Culture & Heritage Center is located in the old Dole Administration Building at 730 Lanai Avenue, Room 118, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

For more information, visit the Lana‘i Culture and Heritage Center online at: or call: (808) 565-7177


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