Can you wear shorts to Pearl Harbor?

Can you wear shorts to Pearl Harbor?

If you read the Pearl Harbor Security Policies, you are aware that you cannot take bags or purses. Instead, clever visitors wear clothing like cargo shorts with pockets to hold their belongings. While this policy could be changed, it is currently allowed. We also suggest you bring a jacket.

Can I go to Pearl Harbor without a tour?

Yes, you can visit Pearl Harbor without a tour. But bear in mind that Pearl Harbor is a very busy place, and there are lots of different things to see and do there.

Do we need reservations for Pearl Harbor?

Reservations and tickets are not required to enter the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, Pearl Harbor National Memorial, walk the grounds, or visit the museums.

Do you need ID for Pearl Harbor?

Entrance to the visitor center and tickets for the USS Arizona Memorial program are already free, so there is no need for an ID or National Park Service pass at Pearl Harbor National Memorial.

Can I wear shorts to Pearl Harbor?

Can you take pictures at Pearl Harbor?

Cameras are allowed at Pearl Harbor. You can take photos everywhere EXCEPT on the Admiral Clarey Bridge to Ford Island. Cameras allowed at Pearl Harbor include video cameras. However, if you bring a camera that is larger than standard, security may need to inspect it.

Do you have to pay to visit Pearl Harbor?

Pearl Harbor is actually the Pearl Harbor National Memorial, now managed and operated by the National Park Service. The grounds, visitor center, museums, and memorials are all free to visit – but you do need a timed ticket to go out to the USS Arizona Memorial.

What to know about Pearl Harbor before your visit?

Here are some things to know about Pearl Harbor before your visit: Located a handful of miles west of the city of Honolulu, Pearl Harbor serves as the home of the U.S. Navy’s Pacific Fleet. When the Japanese attacked on an otherwise peaceful Sunday morning in early December 1941, they caught the base completely off-guard.

How do I get into Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam?

Visitors to Pearl Harbor don’t actually enter the working areas of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, but instead visit the landmarks and memorials that have been erected in the decades since the attack. When you arrive at Pearl Harbor, you will enter near the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center off Kamehameha Highway.

How do you Tour the USS Missouri at Pearl Harbor?

You can purchase a ticket to tour the Missouri at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, and then catch a shuttle bus over to Ford Island, where the entrance to the battleship is located. The Missouri is open to visitors from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and shuttles operate until 5:15 p.m.