Battleship Closed for Walk-Up Tours in January

The Battleship New Jersey will be closed for walk-up tours in January.  We will re-open for walk-up tours on Saturdays and Sundays, as well as Presidents Day, in February from 9:30am to 3pm. The Battleship can open any day for scheduled group tours, rental events and overnights.  Interested parties can email events@battleshipnewjersey.org or call 866-877-6262 … Continued

New Year’s Eve Overnight Reservations are Closed

The Battleship is no longer taking reservations for the family overnight on New Year’s Eve.  Thanks to all of those that have reserved bunks for this fun evening aboard the Big J! Tickets are still available for guests to watch the 6pm and Midnight fireworks shows on New Year’s Eve.  Just a $10 donation gets … Continued

Battleship Closed for Tours on Christmas Day

The crew of the Battleship New Jersey wishes everyone a safe and merry Christmas!  The ship will be closed for tours on Christmas, Dec. 25. The Battleship will be open for tours every day except Christmas through Dec. 31.  Experience a tour of our nation’s most decorated and largest battleship from 9:30am to 3pm.  The … Continued

Chowline Open for Lunch, Saturday, Dec. 23

Enjoy lunch at the Chowline concession stand when you tour the Battleship on Saturday, Dec. 23.  The Chowline will be open from 11:30am to 2pm for sandwiches, snacks and beverages.  The Chowline will be closed on Christmas Eve, Sunday, Dec. 24. The Battleship is open for tours every day, except Christmas, from 9:30am with the … Continued

Army vs. Navy in Tug-of-War Competition on the Battleship’s Pier

DATE:           December 8, 2017   TIME:            3:00pm                  PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial, 62 Battleship Place, Camden Waterfront, NJ  08103                       DETAILS:     Cadets from Army will face off with students from the Midshipmen from Navy during a Tug-of-War competition on the pier of the Battleship New Jersey on Friday, Dec. 8 at 3pm. Guests are … Continued

Recently Re-installed Quad 40 Gun Fired for First Time in 60 Year

The Quad 40 Gun, recently re-installed aboard the Battleship New Jersey, was fired for the first time in more 60 years during a ceremony marking the 75th Anniversary of the Launch of the USS New Jersey on Dec. 7. The ceremony also include the unveiling of a crystal sculpture of the champaigne bottle holder that christened … Continued

Battleship New Jersey to Remember Pearl Harbor Day and Celebrate 75th Anniversary of Her Launch  

   T-6 Texan Trainer Prop Planes Fly Over in Morning, Firing of Quad 40 Gun in the Afternoon DATE:           December 7, 2017 TIME:            Pearl Harbor Day Fly Over and Wreath Presentation:    9:00 am                      75th Anniversary of the Launch of the USS New Jersey:  1:45pm                PLACE:         … Continued