Private Events


The Battleship Missouri offers the opportunity to have a one of kind event with us. Create a lifelong memory for your guests by stepping foot on one of the most famous battleships in the world. Here your guests will be immersed with epic history, told to them by our expert guides in the very spot that history took place. Afterwards continue on to the location of your main event.

The Battleship Missouri has 4 unique locations for your event to continue at:

  • The Forward Pier is the largest location, offering stunning views of the Arizona Memorial and the Battleship Missouri as the backdrop.
  • The Fantail is the most popular location, offering ample room and a spectacular sunset over Oahu’s Waianae mountain range
  • The Captain’s Cabin is the most intimate location, offering a step back in time to the simple elegance of the 40’s.
  • The Wardroom is the most authentic location, offering a look at ship life for the Navy’s finest officers

With so many possibilities, you can see how the Battleship Missouri is a unique venue that your guest will enjoy and remember many years from now. By having your event with us you are supporting a national treasure.

Over her past 20 plus years the Battleship Missouri has hosted many daytime and evening events including:

  • Award Dinners
  • Cocktail Receptions
  • Business Conferences
  • Donor/Member Appreciations
  • Holiday Parties
  • Incentive Gala
  • Military Balls
  • Military Dining Ins & Dining Outs
  • Military Hail and Farewells
  • Military Weddings


The following equipment is stored on site and available for rent directly from the Battleship Missouri:

QuantityItem DescriptionUnit Price
106 Foot Tables$7.50
358 Foot Tables$8.25
2460" Round Tables$12.00
265White Mesh Chairs$3.00
300White Resin Chairs$3.50

The following conditions also apply:

  1. Vendor/Client may be charged for the cost of items due to breakage or loss.
  2. Cancellation of order has to be received no later than a week prior to event date. Vendor/Client will be charged for cancellations made less than 7 days from event date.
  3. Prices are subjected to change without notice.


    There are unique challenges presented by working US Navy base, and on board a historic WWII Battleship. Our priority is to preserve and protect this incredible piece of American history while ensuring that all event clients are serviced with the highest standards in the industry. As such qualified event service provider who are approved to work on board. Service include: catering, event design and production, A/V, rigging, transportation, entertainment, floral, and Décor. Please meet our Approved Vendors to see the great people that support our venue.


    By holding an event on the Battleship Missouri, your guests will know that you are contributing toward the preservation of this legendary vessel. The USS Missouri Memorial Association is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization charged with ensuring that the Battleship Missouri continues to stand the test of time as a monument of peace. Every dollar generated from special events goes directly to the operation, maintenance, and preservation of the Battleship Missouri.


    For additional information, to plan a site visit, or to reserve a date on our calendar; please submit a request on the Host an Event Form page or contact us at or (808) 455-1600 x 220.

    The Battleship Missouri Memorial is temporarily closed until further notice. Click here for more information.

    Your support of the Battleship Missouri is greatly appreciated. To give a secure online donation, please click here.

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