Tags » USS Arizona Memorial

Endangered turtle prevents thousands from visiting popular tourist attraction

The National Park Service was forced to shut down the USS Arizona Memorial for 3 days due to an endangered turtle.

A green sea turtle was found eating along the dock of the memorial on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday last week which did not allow tour boats to dock. 250 more words


Day 4

USS Arizona Memorial

This was one of the places that we were pretty curious about because neither of us knew much about the Pearl Harbour Attack prior to coming to this tourist site. 244 more words


[VIDEO] Greg Gutfeld: Mindless Media Embrace Absurd Study on Extremism

There’s just one problem with the New America Foundation‘s conclusion…

Greg Gutfeld took on “lazy” media outlets that cited a flawed new studywhich claims that right-wing extremists have killed more people in the United States than Islamic extremists. 56 more words


After a nine-day suspension, Pearl Harbor memorial may reopen Friday

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii — After a nine-day suspension, tours are likely to resume at the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on Friday.

The site was closed May 27 after a dock at the memorial that sits atop the sunken World War II battleship was damaged in an accident involving tugboats and a 69,000-ton hospital ship. 287 more words


USS Arizona Memorial reopens after landing dock repairs

The National Park Service re-opened the USS Arizona Memorial Friday morning after repairs to the landing dock were completed.

The Navy said it will do a visual safety inspection of the dock each morning before the first tour. 266 more words


USS Arizona Memorial rated one of top 5 U.S. landmarks by travel site

The USS Arizona Memorial was rated one of the top five U.S. landmarks by those who use the travel site TripAdvisor.

This year’s Travelers’ Choice awards highlights more than 700 landmarks worldwide.  153 more words