Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial Hosts Iconic Sculpture

  Camden Waterfront, NJ (June 23, 2016) – A colorful life-size bronze sculpture of the famous Times Square “kiss” by American artist Seward Johnson, will be on display at the iconic Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial as summer begins. The sculpture will continue to be on view to the public for three months.   … Continued

Enjoy Summer Aboard the Battleship!

Spend the ‪#‎FirstDayOfSummer‬ aboard the Battleship! Fire Power tours launch throughout the day from 9:30am to 5pm! Climb inside the 16-inch gun turret, check out the Combat Engagement Center, learn how the crew lived aboard this floating city and more! The Battleship also has many cool events throughout the summer.  These include: Garden State Craft … Continued

Happy Father’s Day!

The crew of the Battleship New Jersey wishes all dads a Happy Father’s Day! Take dad on the tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship open every day from 9:30am to 5pm. On Father’s Day, June 19, between noon and 3pm, we are offering a BBQ lunch on the fantail.  Enjoy a burger or hot dog, … Continued

Battleship New Jersey Sails Back to the 1980s!

TIME:            Saturday, June 18, 10am to 5pm PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey, 100 Clinton St., Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will sail back to the 1980s to celebrate the return of her crew on Saturday, June 18.  As part of this celebration, guests touring the Battleship can … Continued

US Flag from Battleship Flies at Lawrenceville Elementary School

Battleship personnel help raise a Flag at Lawrenceville Elementary School, Lawrenceville, NJ, on Flag Day. The flag was purchased and donated by Caleb, a student there. Caleb donated the flag to replace the tattered flag at the school. He had purchased the flag during an overnight aboard the Battleship with his scout troop.

Battleship Awards 10 Scholarships to Camden Students

CAMDEN AREA STUDENTS WILL BE HONORED ABOARD THE BIG J ON JUNE 17   CAMDEN WATERFRONT, NJ – June 15, 2016 – The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will host her fourth annual Camden Resident Student Scholarship Awards Ceremony on Friday, June 17 at 6pm in the Battleship’s Officers Wardroom.   The Hon. Dana … Continued