Diamond Head to open 7 days a week in September

Local News

Diamond Head, as seen from in the crater. (Courtesy: DLNR)

HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Diamond Head State Monument (DHSM) will open seven days a week starting Wednesday, Sept. 1, according to the Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR).

Operating hours will remain at 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. — at which point hikers will no longer be allowed inside — and the gates will close at 6 p.m.

Get news on the go with KHON 2GO, KHON’s morning podcast, every morning at 8

Officials said mask-wearing is required inside of crowded, interior areas within the Monument.
DHSM has been open six days a week since March 2021.

The DLNR also gave a reminder that residents with a Hawaii ID or driver’s license are allowed to enter and park inside DHSM for free.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

More Hawaii News

More Local News

Trending Stories