Is the USS Arizona Memorial free?
There is no entry fee for the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, and no ticket is required to see the museums. The USS Arizona Memorial program does require a ticket, but tickets are free. The walk in first come first served ticket distribution system has been discontinued.
What time are Pearl Harbor tickets released?
3 pm HST
Primary Booking Window: Tickets are available 8 weeks (56 days) in advance at 3 pm HST on a rolling daily window.
Do you need reservations for the USS Arizona?
Every day at 7:00 am, a limited number of “next day” USS Arizona Memorial tickets are released. They can be booked by visiting www.recreation.gov. Please note: There is a non-refundable $1.00 convenience fee per reserved ticket. Reservations are limited to 12 tickets per person per day.
Is the USS Arizona still closed?
The Pearl Harbor Visitor Center is open seven days a week from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The visitor center, two museums, and USS Arizona Memorial program are free for all visitors. The visitor center is closed three days a year: Thanksgiving Day, December 25, and January 1.
How much are USS Arizona tickets?
|Reservation Fee||$1.00 per ticket, nonrefundable|
How early should I get to Pearl Harbor?
You want to be able to get the most out of your Passport to Pearl Harbor tickets and to do that, we recommend that you plan to arrive fairly early in the morning, as close to the 7:00 AM opening time as possible.
Can you get Pearl Harbor tickets the day of?
Nobody is authorized to sell tickets to Pearl Harbor. You may obtain walk-up tickets to Pearl Harbor by standing in line for the limited tickets reserved for walk up guests. Walk-up tickets can only be obtained on the same day as the tour. Each member of your party must be present to get a ticket.
Can you visit Pearl Harbor memorial without a tour?
Yes, you can visit Pearl Harbor without a tour. But bear in mind that Pearl Harbor is a very busy place, and there are lots of different things to see and do there.
Does Pearl Harbor sell out?
Book Pearl Harbor Tours that include admissions, tickets, guides and transportation to ensure that you do not miss the sites. Even tour companies sell out of tickets in advance because the tickets are limited.
Can you bring a backpack to Pearl Harbor?
There are no bags permitted at Pearl Harbor, including back packs, purses, fanny packs, camera bags, diaper bags, or any other item that allows you to conceal items. One storage location is available, and the price is $3 per bag for standard storage. Smaller bags can be stored in a locker for $3.
What is the best time of day to visit Pearl Harbor?
The morning is the best time to visit Pearl Harbor. The last tour at Pearl Harbor (with short documentary and boat ride to USS Arizona Memorial) is at 3:00 PM and u out by 9:00 AM in the morning. From Oahu, all our tours depart in the morning and duration of tour range from 5 hours to 10 hours.
Do you need to buy tickets ahead of time for Pearl Harbor?
We recommend that you absolutely book your Pearl Harbor Reservations before you arrive in Hawaii. Pearl Harbor is the busiest attraction in Hawaii and the tickets are limited.
How much time do you need at Pearl Harbor?
The National Park Service recommends setting aside 7 to 8 hours, if you plan to visit all four historical sites. If you only plan to visit the USS Arizona Memorial and the free exhibits, plan on spending 2 to 3 hours here.
What time should I get to Pearl Harbor?
Are there still bodies in the USS Arizona?
The majority of those have never been recovered from the wreckage. According to DPAA, their remains are entombed in the USS Arizona Memorial. As of December 1, 2021, DPAA reports more than 81,600 Americans remain missing from WWII, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Cold War, and the Gulf Wars or other conflicts.
Why didn’t they get the bodies out of the Arizona?
Caitlin said: “When it was determined that the USS Arizona could not be salvaged, the navy decided that it would be ‘too difficult to remove the dead in a respectful manner’. “So 1,102 people remain entombed in the USS Arizona, considered buried at sea.”
Is there still bodies in the USS Arizona?
What not to wear to Pearl Harbor?
While there is no official dress code for the museums and parks of Pearl Harbor, we do require that guests are appropriately dressed while visiting. Visitors must be wearing shirts that do not show excessive skin. Bathing suits are not acceptable, nor are inappropriate t-shirts. Flip flops and sandals are permitted.