Basic Information

World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument (VALR) operates the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, the portal for all visitors to Pearl Harbor. It consistently ranks among the top three most heavily-visited tourist destinations in the State of Hawai'i.

Each year, about 1.6 million visitors come from all over the world to see the USS Arizona Memorial, the USS Oklahoma Memorial, and the USS Utah Memorial, as well as visit our partner sites. Here you'll find out how to plan your trip to VALR!

A US Navy boat docked at the USS Arizona Memorial.

Operating Hours and Seasons

Here you'll find the monument's hours of operation, as well as information about our timed programs to the USS Arizona Memorial.

A person holding tickets to the USS Arizona Memorial.

Fees and Passes

Here is everything you need to know about getting tickets to the USS Arizona Memorial.

A female reporter holding a microphone stands ready to speak on camera.

Permits and Reservations

Here you can find out how to obtain a media permit, as well as how to make individual or group reservations.

An evening view of the USS Arizona Memorial from the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center.


Island weather can be very unpredictable! Find out how you can still come prepared.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

National Park Service
WWII Valor in the Pacific National Monument
1845 Wasp Blvd. Bldg. 176

Honolulu, HI 96818


(808) 422-3399

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