Park Closure due to Tropical Storm Ana
The USS Arizona Memorial, museums, theaters and ticket counter and snack shop will be closed Saturday, October 18, 2014. The Pearl Harbor Visitor Center bookstore and grounds will remain open until 2pm. The park will remain closed Sunday, October 19, 2014
Shrine Room Closed
The Shrine Room of the USS Arizona Memorial will be closed for construction for approximately 5 weeks. Access to the USS Arizona Memorial will still be available during this time and viewing of the construction will be visible.
Junior Rangers Meet Pearl Harbor Survivors
Contact: Eileen Martinez, 808-422-2771 X 124
This Saturday, April 26, 2008, young people visiting the USS Arizona Memorial Visitor Center will have the opportunity to meet Pearl Harbor Survivors and explore historical objects from the USS Arizona. In celebration of National Junior Ranger Day, kids 7 -12 years old are invited to attend one of two special programs offered Saturday morning at 9:00 and 10:00 A.M. Programs are 45 minutes in length, with the option of a visit to the memorial following the junior ranger activity. Tickets will be set aside for those kids and families that participate.
Kids will earn a junior ranger badge and receive a coloring book, commemorative button and certificate. Free to the public. Please call 808-422-2771 for more information and to sign up.
Did You Know?
The Japanese aerial bomb that struck the forward section of the USS Arizona ignited the forward magazine causing a catastrophic explosion that sunk the battleship in nine minutes.