St. Joseph Catholic Church,, Hilo

#14 of 24 in Historic Sites in Island of Hawaii
Church · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
St. Joseph Catholic Church, is located in Hilo. Make St. Joseph Catholic Church, a centerpiece of your Hilo vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Hilo day trip planning app.
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  • this church has been moved three times to save it from lava flows. It is a must see and the grounds infant have wonderful garden with local flowers and coconut tree. The church was open when we went.....  more »
  • Caught Mass here on Christmas morning. Grew up saying the service prayers in Latin, so hearing Christmas carols in a mix of Latin, Hawaiian an English versus really was special. People were...  more »
  • Beautiful painted exterior, warm friendly people, excellent priests and lay assistants. You will have a good overall worship experience here at Saint Joseph Church.
  • It's a Catholic church. We were downstairs using their kitchen area for a Celebration of Life luncheon. Homeless people came to eat and church workers didn't have a problem. It didn't bother me because my purpose was to help a friend who provided the luncheon for her uncle that passed. And my friend is a person with a huge heart so she had no problem feeding whoever came so who am I to complain! Plus there was more than enough food.

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