How long is the Pearl Harbor experience?

While it's possible to visit all four of the Pearl Harbor Historic Sites in roughly 6 hours, the best way to experience Pearl Harbor – and not miss a thing – is to make a full day of it.

How long does it take to see the USS Arizona Memorial?

General Conditions at the Arizona MemorialThe duration of the complete program is 1 hour and 15 minutes (23-minute documentary film on the actual attack, 10 minute-boat ride to and from the Memorial and the time spent at the Memorial). Stormy weather can cause closings.

How long does the Pearl Harbor take?

The Complete Pearl Harbor Experience (8 hours) includes a visit to all four memorials; USS Arizona Memorial, USS Missouri, USS Bowfin Submarine and Pacific Aviation Museum. The Pearl Harbor Private Tour, which includes tickets to Pearl Harbor (9 hours), is great for guests that want VIP service.

Is the USS Arizona worth seeing?

A visit to the Arizona is a must see! The tour is worth your time. Give yourself plenty of time so you can see all the exhibits and the book store is a great place to visit. Hawaii has many sites to visit, but this is a must see.

Is Pearl Harbor worth visiting?

We'll always answer that question with a resounding “Yes!” Pearl Harbor isn't a static installation with the sole purpose of paying tribute to the men and women who perished in the Japanese surprise attack on December 7, 1941. While that is, of course, an important element of the experience, it isn't the only one.

How long is the Pearl Harbor exhibit?

Is it worth seeing Pearl Harbor?

We'll always answer that question with a resounding “Yes!” Pearl Harbor isn't a static installation with the sole purpose of paying tribute to the men and women who perished in the Japanese surprise attack on December 7, 1941. While that is, of course, an important element of the experience, it isn't the only one.

Have any bodies been found in the USS Arizona?

Most of the 1,177 sailors and Marines killed in the attack on the USS Arizona went down with the ship and were never recovered. However, the remains of at least 85 (and possibly as many as 150) service members were recovered but not identified.

Did they leave the bodies in the USS Arizona?

Finally, many of the bodies that were located in the rear of the ship were left there as they were unidentifiable. This was not only the case with the USS Arizona, but also the Oklahoma, West Virginia, and Utah.

Is there a dress code for the USS Arizona?

Per COMNAVREG Hawaii Instruction 1020.2N, military visitors in uniform are required to dress in Class B or better in order to gain access to the USS Arizona Memorial. Battle dress uniform is not allowed on the memorial, though it is allowed throughout the visitor center and at sites on Ford Island.

Can you wear a dress to Pearl Harbor?

For civilian visitors, there is no official dress code at Pearl Harbor. When you're dressing for the day, however, keep in mind that you're in a place of honor and historical importance. Dress comfortably, but not so much that you risk offending anyone visiting Pearl Harbor.

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