Docomomo Hawaii Talk Story
Coco Palms Resort, Kauai


Docomomo Hawaii Talk Story
Coco Palms Resort, Kauai


Click on Other Media Coco Palms Kauai Panel below to watch the video of the program. The presentation begins 1 minute after the film starts.

This is a Talk Story about the Coco Palms Resort on Kauai. It includes the cultural significance of the site, the history of the Coco Palms Resort, and plans for the future of the site. Should it be preserved as a resort? Should it be returned to a cultural site? Is there room for a compromise?

The presenters are:

Pat Griffin, Kauai historian and author.

Pualii Rossi-Fukinl, lineal descendent of the ahupuaa of Wailua.

Don Hibbard, architectural historian and author.

Angie Westfall, architecture and historic preservationist.

Mason Chock, Vice Chairman on the Kauai County Council.


Docomomo US / Hawaii


Docomomo US / Hawaii, “Docomomo Hawaii Talk Story
Coco Palms Resort, Kauai,” Hawai'i Modernism Library, accessed June 25, 2022,

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