Asan Beach Unit Closed Off a Section Due to Little Fire Ants
Due to the presence of the invasive Little Fire Ant, War in the Pacific National Historical Park has closed a part of the Asan Beach Unit. More »
Additional Closure in Asan Beach Unit
The park has closed an additional area along Asan Beach due to the invasive Little Fire Ant. More »
Temporary Closure of Asan Bay Overlook
Renovations have begun at the Asan Bay Overlook, including removal and replacement of panels at the Memorial Wall. To ensure visitor safety and provide space for equipment, sections of the site will be closed to the public through mid-July. More »
T. Stell Newman Visitor Center
War in the Pacific NHP is proud to announce that the T. Stell Newman Visitor Center is open to the public.
Brand new museum exhibits are now open to the public at the park visitor center. These exhibits are highly interactive and feature the latest technology, gripping personal stories, museum artifacts, and multiple language support. They also set new standards in ADA accessibility and design.
In addition to the exhibits, the visitor center theater plays our compelling 10-minute movie, The Battle for Guam, in 4 languages.
The park's non-profit partner, Pacific Historic Parks, also operates a bookstore here with an impressive collection of educational publications on the Pacific War, Guam history, and the natural and cultural resources of this region.The T. Stell Newman Visitor Center is located just outside the main gate of the Naval Base Guam on the ocean-side of Marine Corps Drive. It is open from Sunday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We are closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.
For more information on the new exhibits, please download our exhibit guide or call (671) 333-4050.
Did You Know?
Guam was administered by the U.S. Navy beginning from 1898? The idyllic tropical life for the small military contingent was shattered by the Japanese attack on December 8, 1941.