About Your Tour
Experience the USS Arizona Memorial and tour the Pearl Harbor Visitor’s Center to learn more about the tragic events of December 7, 1941. Interactive exhibits at the visitor’s center will feel immersive, but it is nothing compared to the solemn experience of the USS Arizona Memorial. Our expert professional guides will answer questions and share insight into the events at Pearl Harbor.
USS Arizona Memorial
The USS Arizona Memorial is one of the most popular places for tourists to visit at Pearl Harbor. This tour starts with a 23 minute documentary retelling the events that took place here on December 7, 1941. Next, a navy vessel will shuttle you to the actual monument, where you will have a chance to board and peer into the water to see the shipwreck below. Oil still leaks from the USS Arizona wreckage, and you’ll be able to see it from the memorial. Afterwards, the tour will lead you through the gift shop for souvenirs and memorabilia.
The USS Arizona Memorial is a solemn place of remembrance where over 1,000 navy servicemen gave their lives for our country. The memorial is an unforgettable moment that is a must-see for an history or military buff.
● Difficulty Level: Easy for visitors who can walk 4 city blocks.
● Time: Approximately 2 hours
● Naval shuttle is 10-15 minutes
● In bad weather, shuttle may be unavailable.
Driving Tour of Honolulu
Historic downtown Honolulu has many sites to see and places to visit. This driving tour also includes a five-minute walk, and you’ll be able to see buildings from the last Hawaiian Monarchy like the ‘Iolani Royal Palace, the Aliiolani Hale, the Missionary Houses Museum,the Punchbowl, and the statue of King Kamehameha the Great.
● Difficulty Level: Easy for visitors who can walk 2 city blocks.
● Time: Approximately 45 minutes.
● Government issued ID required.