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Pacific Aviation Museum and Arizona Memorial

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Key facts

Where: Oahu , U.S.A. Duration: Approx 9 hours

Highlights

  • Remember the destruction and ruin caused at Pearl Harbor
  • Learn about subsequent aviation innovation at the Pacific Aviation Museum

Overview

Remember the day that Franklin Roosevelt correctly described as a “Day of Infamy” at the Arizona Memorial and then continue on to discover the history of American naval aviation at the Pacific Aviation Museum.

Watch a somber documentary that includes live footage of the attack at Pearl Harbor. Then, cruise across the harbor to the Arizona Memorial where you can view the site of the events that led the U.S. into World War II. Then, walk through a naval hangar that survived the attack at the nearby Pacific Aviation Museum.

Gaze at both American and Japanese airplanes and remember the sometimes necessary horrors of war. Finally, circle a collection of artifacts from World War II including several from the Japanese interment camps.

Itinerary

The tour begins with a pick-up from either your hotel in Waikiki. Travel in an air-conditioned coach to the Arizona Memorial accompanied by a knowledgeable English-speaking guide.

Arrive at the Arizona Memorial Visitors Center where you will be shown a film that includes live footage of the devastating 1941 Pearl Harbor attack.

Then, ride a US Navy launch across the Harbor to the Arizona Memorial, the final resting place for many of the crew members who lost their lives by the Japanese attack

From there visit the adjacent Pacific Aviation Museum.

Begin the tour of the museum by walking through a hangar that survived the attack at Pearl Harbor.

Also, tour American and Japanese airplanes including a Japanese Zero fighter and its adversary the Grumman F4F Wildcat. Artifacts include items concerning the internment of Japanese Americans, historical footage of the attack on Pearl Harbor and informative re-enactments that allow you to experience the sights, sounds and exhilaration of the first days of World War II.

The tour ends at the starting point.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

Approx 9 hours

Start time

Start time: 06:30am
Duration: Approx 9 hours

Meeting point

Your hotel in Wakiki. (We would require your hotel details in order to arrange your pick up. If you do not have this information at the time of booking, please contact the local activity operator at least 48 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details)

Ending point

The tour ends at the starting point

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off from selected hotels
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach
  • Knowledgeable English-speaking driver-cum-guide
  • Entrance fee to Arizona Memorial
  • Entrance fee to Pacific Aviation Museum

Exclusions

  • Meals

Do/Dont's

Shirt and shoes are required to board the Arizona Memorial. Swimsuits are not permitted

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Please note

Please present your booking voucher to the driver at the time of pick-up
Restrictions, Arizona Memorial & USS Missouri: "No Bags Allowed" Policy - Due to the terrorist attacks on the United States and the location of the USS Arizona Memorial on an active military base, strict security measures are currently being enforced - No purses, handbags, fanny packs, backpacks, camera bags, diaper bags, luggage or other items that offer concealment are allowed in the visitor center, on the memorial or on the USS Missouri. Strollers with pockets and compartments must be empty before being allowed in the visitor center. Personal cameras are allowed. All items are subjected to search
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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Cancellation policy

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