Hawaii: The Aloha State
Map of U.S. showing location of Hawaii


CAPITAL: Honolulu

STATEHOOD: 1959; 50th state

ATTRACTIONS: Pearl Harbor, Diamond Head State Monument, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

FUN FACT: Surfing first became popular in Hawaii and is known as the “sport of kings.”


Hawaii state flag
State Flower: hibiscus; State Bird: Hawaiian goose; State Animal: monk seal; State Quarter

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Photo credits: Jeffwqc, Dreamstime (quarter); Bortonia, iStockphoto (flag); Subbotina, Dreamstime (hibiscus); Amichaelbrown, Dreamstime (monk seal); Stef Bennett, Dreamstime (goose)

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