Pacific Battleship Center is a registered 501(c) (3) non-profit organization and receives no funding from the City or County of Los Angeles, the State of California, or the federal government. The State of Iowa is instrumental in the preservation of the Battleship Iowa and telling its story and provided $3,000,000 to the startup operation of the Pacific Battleship Center.
We rely on admissions, memberships, and donations from corporations and individual donors. Donations and sponsorships go towards the start-up and expansion of a variety of programs including education, museum, tours, and long-term preservation & restoration.
The Pacific Battleship Center participates in employer match programs. The Pacific Battleship Center is a public charity organized under IRS code 501(c)3 and donations to the organization are tax deductible. The Pacific Battleship Center IRS registration number for tax deductible purposes is 26-3934742.