The visitor center consistently ranks among the top three most heavily-visited tourist destinations in Hawai'i. Visitors should expect heavy visitation throughout the year, but our busiest seasons are summer, winter holidays, and spring break. Daily visitation averages about 4,000 visitors, so reservations are recommended. www.recreation.gov. Programs to the USS Arizona Memorial are operated by the National Park Service.
The National Park Pass is not needed for entrance, because there is no fee. You also cannot purchase a National Park Pass at the monument. However, passes can be purchased online. www.recreation.gov. You will pay a non-refundable $1.50 convenience fee per reserved ticket. You are not paying for your free USS Arizona Memorial program ticket; you are paying a convenience fee to make your reservation. There is a reservation limit of 12 tickets per person per day.
Last updated: September 17, 2018