USS Arizona Memorial

The USS Arizona Memorial is situated at Pearl Harbor in the city of Honolulu and is marked as a resting place of the sailors killed during the attack that happened on Pearl Harbor on December 1941. The Japanese Imperial force attacked Pearl Harbor and this led to US involvement in historic World War II.

This place has been declared as a National Historic Landmark in 1989 and one can go through all the necessary information provided on the event and its national importance. The memorial has three main parts; entry, assembly and shrine. One can pay tribute to the fallen sailors by tossing flowers.

Information on USS Arizona Memorial

http://www.arizonamemorial.org/

Over the years many people have visited the memorial to honor the fallen sailors in a respectful manner. The museum and visiting center is continuing this tradition by taking few innovative steps. Some of the important steps are:

- Providing comfortable and hassle free facilities to people visiting the memorial every day

- Providing in-depth information on Pearl Harbor and the aftermath. Exhibiting the facts and figures in terms of events and programs

- Displaying the rich heritage and national importance of Pearl Harbor by creating awareness amongst the common people

- Preserving the history of the event that includes rare photographs, maps and audio-visual clips

You have to travel to Honolulu to experience its history and rich heritage. Honolulu travel guide portals and operators can be of great help in providing all the relevant information on the city along with its historic importance and enticing attractions.

This place is of national significance and unites the people of US for a social cause of spreading peace and brotherhood amongst themselves. One can walk through the tragic pages of history along with a hope of unity, brotherhood and peace emerging from the united efforts of the fallen sailors.

More reading on USS Arizona Memorial

http://www.nps.gov/valr/index.htm

USS Arizona Memorial Address
Arizona Memorial Place
Honolulu, HI 96818

Contact:
Tel: (808) 422-3300
Fax: (808) 483-8608

USS Arizona Memorial Hours:
Open Daily: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day, December 25, and January 1: Closed
Timed Programs: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Ticket Information for the USS Arizona Memorial: Free

Website: http://www.nps.gov/usar/

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