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“Not to be missed” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Pearl Harbor / WW II Valor in the Pacific National Monument

Pearl Harbor / WW II Valor in the Pacific National Monument
1 Arizona Memorial Place, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96818
808-422-3300
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World War II Pearl Harbor Heroes Adventure Tour
Ranked #2 of 123 Attractions in Honolulu
Type: Historic Sites, Military Bases/ Facilities, Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas, Cultural
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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“Not to be missed”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

We visited with Grayline tours and received a very interesting commentary on the way. Every part of the tour was well organised and planned. Included was a visit to the battleship Missouri. Viewing the harbour from the Missouri and listening to a really great guide was a bonus. Seeing a modern day Japanese warship peacefully leaving the harbour showed the contrast between the sad and horrific events in World war11 and the peaceful modern day. Visit include museums, theatre film and boat trip to memorial. So interesting ,respectful and emotional. It was on my 'bucket list' and I was not disappointed!

Visited June 2013
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“peace”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

enables us to respect the people who died.. The University of Japan over looking the harbor just reminds us that we are a forgiving nation yet many of our men each and every year raise there hands to protect our great nation

Visited July 2012
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“Must see!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

This turned into a very emotional day. Once there the reality of what happen here sets in. The tour guides where excellent. Great facilities.

Visited June 2013
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“A must see in Honolulu, book well in advance, or book through a tour company”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Be sure not to miss this if you are in Honolulu. The grounds are so nice and full of opportunities to learn. It's a beautiful memorial. If you want to see Pearl Harbor on your own, you will need to reserve tickets well in advance and even then you will have to arrive very early and may have to deal with lines. We did not know this and ended up having to go with a tour and paying well over the price of admission. The advantage of the tour, however, was that the tour guide had our tickets and time reserved and we skipped the lines. Plan to spend 2-3 hours here.

Visited June 2013
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Kapolei, Hawaii
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“Long day!”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Sorry you were disappointed. What went wrong We purchased advanced day passes but had to drive around almost an hour to park & waited in line 30 to 40 minutes to pick up our passes.. Then were told the show was sold out & get on a bus to missouri and have to stabd even though it clearly said no standing when bus was moving! We did not get to see everything due to the lost time. The sites were good but overall we were disappointed bt losing so much time...

Visited June 2013
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