2617
Honolulu
All Hands on Deck: Maintaining the USS Missouri (The Mighty Mo) in Pearl Harbor
Leave your mark on history while maintaining the USS Missouri and enjoying time in Pearl Harbor. Also, experience privileged access to the ship on a unique overnight!
Program No. 2617RJ
Length
8 days
Starts at
1,699
Getting There
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At a Glance

Walk the decks of the USS Missouri and recall its storied history as the site of Japanese surrender in World War II, a veteran of four wars and the last battleship to be active in any navy in the world. At one time, hundreds of sailors kept this powerful dreadnought fit and ready for duty. Now you will become a part of the “Mighty Mo’s” history.
Activity Level
Moderately Challenging
Walking from three blocks up to one mile over the course of the day. Some stairs, walking on boat decks and uneven surfaces. Optional snorkeling and swimming.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Learn intimate, little-known details about the ship through special classes and field trips.
  • Relive the experience of life aboard the “Mighty Mo” by spending a night on the ship.
  • Work in the beautiful Hawaiian weather with spectacular views of Pearl Harbor, mountains and ocean.

General Notes

This program was featured in the Wall Street Journal as one of the best in Volunteer Travel in 2012! Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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