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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
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
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
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii — The USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, will be closed to visitors until at least June 4 after a dock to the memorial that sits atop the sunken battleship was damaged in an accident Wednesday, the National Park Service says. 255 more words
Officials said the USS Arizona Memorial will not reopen to visitors by June 4, as originally thought.
Visits were suspended last Wednesday morning, May 27, due to damage at the memorial’s floating dock. 784 more words