Jaggar Museum’s fate uncertain as quakes take toll on facility overlooking growing Halema‘uma‘u

  • Courtesy of U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY

    This photo taken June 18 shows Halema’uma’u crater at Kilauea’s summit. Jaggar Museum and the Hawaii Volcanoes Observatory office sit on the caldera rim on the right.

The ever-growing Halema‘uma‘u crater already swallowed the Overlook parking lot and might make the Jaggar Museum unusable.