Permits & Reservations

Individual Reservations
The first come first served ticket distribution program has been discontinued.

We have modified the advanced reservation window to better adapt to local, state and federal regulations that influence our operating status. Reservations can be made either up to 7 days or 24-hours in advance, through You will pay a non-refundable $1.00 program management fee per reserved ticket. You are not paying for your free USS Arizona Memorial program ticket; you are paying a program management fee to There is a reservation limit of 5 tickets per person per day.

For example, tickets for November 1st will first become available on October 25th at 3 pm Hawaii Standard Time, and more tickets will be made available on October 31st at 3 pm Hawaii Standard Time.

Please arrive an hour before your ticket time. This will give you plenty of time to park and get your tickets at the ticket desk, as well as see our two museums before your program. At a minimum, please arrive 30 minutes before your program. If you are not here by your program time, your seats may be given away to visitors on standby. If you make a reservation for a certain time but want to see if you can get earlier walk-in tickets, that is not a problem. Please let the front desk staff know you made reservations for a later time, so those tickets can go to someone else.

School Reservations
If you would like to bring your students to the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center for a field trip, please e-mail us for your request to be routed to the proper coordinator.

Active Duty Military Personnel
Pearl Harbor National Memorial in partnership with Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam requires 21 days advance notice to facilitate military unit requests. please email e-mail us using your ".mil" email account for additional information and forms. Please keep in mind, a request is just a request until confirmed by a National Park Service representative. Based on the nature of the request, we may not be able to accomidate, other options will be provided. For information on planning military re-enlistments, promotions, retirements, and other ceremonies, e-mail us.


Commercial and Special Use Permits
As one of America’s most recognized symbols, the USS Arizona Memorial receives national media attention and frequent film permit requests. Working with Hollywood, cable and network television, print media, and scholars, the National Park Service staff at the USS Arizona Memorial assist in giving the story of Pearl Harbor a voice, highlighting its importance on a national and international level. Please visit our Do Business With Us page for more information on commercial activities and special use permits.

Have more questions?
If you have further questions, please e-mail us.

Last updated: February 26, 2021

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Pearl Harbor National Memorial
1845 Wasp Blvd. Bldg. 176

Honolulu, HI 96818


(808) 422-3399

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