About KīlaueaOff the coast of Kīlauea, porpoises, sea turtles, Hawaiian monk seals and humpback whales often are spotted within 100 yards of shore during the winter and spring.
St. Sylvester's Roman Catholic Church , off SR 56, employs unusual architectural styles. The octagonal church, which seats 350, is made of lava rock and wood; its design is similar to that of a theater in the round. The interior frescoes are by noted WPA muralist Jean Charlot, whose works adorn public buildings on the mainland and in Mexico City; phone (808) 822-7900.
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