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The Pacific Tsunami Museum is a museum in Hilo, Hawaii dedicated to the history of the April 1, 1946 Pacific tsunami and the May 23, 1960 Chilean tsunami which devastated much of the east coast of the Big Island, especially Hilo. The museum also has a mission to educate people in general about tsunamis, including the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami. It is located at 130 Kamehameha Avenue, Hilo, coordinates 19°43′33″N 155°5′12″W.One of the founders of the museum, Dr. Walter Dudley, serves as Chairman of the museum's Scientific Advisory Council. Wikipedia

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Pacific Tsunami Museum - Everything You Need to Know About Tsunamis

For more information about tsunamis and amazing, touching stories from survivors from around the globe visit the Pacific Tsunami ...

June 14, 2018

Hawaii Big Island with Kids | Things to Do: Volcanoes National Park, Waipi'o Valley, Punalu'u Beach

Our family took a week-long trip to the Big Island of Hawaii, where we visited white sand beaches, black sand beaches, jungle ...

May 27, 2022

What to do in case of a Tsunami in Hawaii - Marshallese Subtitles

The video is subtitled in the Marshallese language. It is important to be aware of signs of a tsunami and what to do in case one is ...

July 29, 2022

What to do in case of a Tsunami in Hawaii - Hawaiian Narration

The video is narrated in Hawaiian and subtitled in the English language. It is important to be aware of signs of a tsunami and what ...

July 29, 2022

Tsunami Site Visit - 1946 and 1960 Hilo Tidal Waves

This video we visit a few sites from Hilo to Laupahoehoe that were impacted in the 1946 and 1960 Tsunamis. These two deadly ...

February 3, 2020

What to do in case of a Tsunami in Hawaii - Ilocano Subtitles

The video is subtitled in the Ilocano language. It is important to be aware of signs of a tsunami and what to do in case one is ...

July 29, 2022

What to do in case of a Tsunami in Hawaii - Samoan Subtitles

The video is subtitled in the Samoan language. It is important to be aware of signs of a tsunami and what to do in case one is ...

July 29, 2022

Hawaiʻi Tsunamis (4k)

Hawaiʻi Tsunamis, a documentary based on the book by Barbara Muffler and the Pacific Tsunami Museum Many people believe ...

April 15, 2018

Shinmachi: Stronger Than a Tsunami | PBS HAWAIʻI PRESENTS

Shinmachi: Stronger Than a Tsunami focuses on the Japanese business district in Hilo called Shinmachi that was destroyed by a ...

April 1, 2021

What to do in case of a Tsunami in Hawaii - Chinese Subtitles

The video is subtitled in the Chinese language. It is important to be aware of signs of a tsunami and what to do in case one is ...

July 29, 2022

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