Visitor Guidelines 

The National Museum of the Pacific War is a Texas Historical Commission property. 

No alcoholic beverages may be consumed or displayed at a state historic site except as provided during an event.

Food and drink are not permitted in the Museum's galleries.

No display or discharge of firearms, ammunition, fireworks, or explosives.

No smoking or vaping permitted on Museum property.

Visitors may not engage in commercial activity, including selling, soliciting, or promoting products/services.

All pets must be in a carrier or secured on a leash not exceeding 6 feet in length and under control at all times. Visitors must clean up after their pets.

Trained service dogs are permitted in the Museum buildings. Pets are not permitted in the buildings.

Prior approval is required for commercial photography.

Visitors are accountable for damage cause to Museum property.

So that all visitors may enjoy the Museum experience, use indoor voices and refrain from horseplay or roughhousing.


The Museum galleries are accessible by wheelchair. We provide wheelchairs free of charge for those who need them to tour the George H.W. Bush Gallery and the Admiral Nimitz Gallery.


Sensory Advisory

Please be advised that to immerse visitors in the sensations of war, several exhibits include flashing lights and the sounds of sirens, gunfire and explosions. 

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