Royal Mausoleum

2261 Nuuanu Ave., Honolulu, Hawaii

Photos 

SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

Serves as a memorial to the Hawaiian rulers, many of whom were first interred in the structure. An attractive example of Gothic Revival architecture. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 7, 1972
Reference number
72000422
Architectural style
Victorian: Gothic
Areas of significance
Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Mortuary
Current function
Religious structure
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1863; 1864; 1865

Tags 

19th Century (37,324)
Building (4,262)
Built 1863 (224)
Built during 1860s (3,690)
Gothic (1,435)
Hawaii (336)
Honolulu County, Hawaii (149)
Honolulu, Hawaii (100)
Owned by state government (3,450)
Slate (5,715)
Stucco (7,816)
Theodore C. Heuck (1)
Victorian (19,697)

Update Log 

  • May 27, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • May 17, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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