|Midway to be Open for Tourists: Scroll down for details
For many years Midway Island has been under the jurisdication of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, as part of a maritime wildlife rRefuge. Generally, private visitors haven't been able to visit the island although special cruises for veterans' groups have been allowed to land.
Fish and Wildlife has recently completed an interim visitor services plan to allow private visitors on the island again in time for the 65th anniversary of the Battle of Midway.