Historic Home Open House
Saturday, April 13, 2013 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM (HST)
Historic Hawaii Foundation & John and Tiare Finney
Cordially Invite You to an Open House at the
Historic Thomas Victor King House in Nu'uanu
(Showcased in the feature film, "The Descendants")
Saturday, April 13, 2013 - 4:00-6:00pm
WHAT: Open House & Tour with refreshments (pupu & beverages)
WHERE: Historic Thomas Victor King House (Nu'uanu, Oahu)*
WHEN: Saturday, April 13, 2013
TIME: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
COST: $25 for HHF members / $50 for non-members
All proceeds benefit the programs and services of Historic Hawaii Foundation
*Shuttle service will be provided from the designated parking areas to the Thomas Victor King House
What time should I arrive?
The open house runs from 4-6pm, and you may arrive and depart anytime during the event (see shuttle information below). Docent tours will start with each shuttle arrival. There will be time to socialize over refreshments.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Shuttle service will be available from the designated parking areas to the Thomas Victor King House and back. The first shuttle to the house will depart from the parking areas at approximately 3:45pm and then provide continuous pick-up and drop-off throughout the event approximately every 10-15 minutes. The final shuttle will return to the parking areas at 6:00 pm.
Parking is available at two locations near to one another: The Queen Emma Preschool (3019 Pali Highway) and the International Baptist Church (20 Dowsett Avenue).
What is the dress code for the event?
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Can I update my registration information?
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Yes. Bringing your ticket will streamline the check-in process.
What is the refund policy?
Tickets are refundable through 4/6/13.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please call or email Historic Hawaii Foundation at (808) 523-2900 or firstname.lastname@example.org
When & Where
Historic Hawaii Foundation
Historic Hawaii Foundation is the only statewide nonprofit organization dedicated to historic preservation.
Our core mission is to preserve and encourage the preservation of historic buildings, objects, communities and cultural sites relating to the history of Hawaii.
We do this by promoting awareness of and respect for all that is historically significant and architecturally distinctive in our state through education and outreach, advocacy, our Preservation Resource Center, Historic Preservation Honor Awards, tours & presentations AND MORE!
Sign up for our e-newsletter at www.historichawaii.org for the latest on preservation-related news & events.
Personalized signed copies of the book "The Descendants" by the author, Kaui Hart Hemmings, may be ordered at the event.
Two Unique Silent Auction Items will be available for bid:
**A "Royal" dinner for up to 8 prepared by master chef Robert E. Fox at his historic Manoa home. Robert will work with you to create a multi-course menu & freshly baked cakes & sweets (his specialty) to transport you and your guests to the royal courts of yesteryear and beyond.
**An original painting of the King residence and surrounding landscape by North Shore artist and Historic Hawaii Foundation Board Member, Ann Becker Gommers, commissioned for the event. Ann has exhibited her work in Hawaii, Maine, Connecticut, Rhode Island & California. She holds a BFA from the University of Denver and has studied art at the University of Copenhagen and the Rhode Island School of Design.