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Piilanihale Heiau

Hana, Hawaii
County of Maui.
National Register Number: 66000300
Resource type: Structure.
Property type: Religion - ceremonial site.
Congressional District: HI- Certified Local Government: YES

Statement of Significance (as of designation - January 29, 1964):
The largest temple in the Hawaiian Islands, this is an excellent example of a combination platform and court-type heiau. It is believed to have been built in the 16th century by Riilani, one of the great ruling chiefs of Maui.


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