Veterans Day Aboard the Battleship

TIME:  Saturday, November 11, 9:30am – 3pm Ceremony; 11am Veterans Car Show: 12pm – 3:30pm Free Haircuts for Veterans: 12pm – 3pm   PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ   DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will salute all veterans with a variety of activities on Veterans Day, Saturday, November … Continued

Gas Heaters Lighting Ceremony, Friday, Oct. 27 at 11am

Join us as we hold a “ceremonial lighting” of the new gas heater system on the Pier of the Battleship New Jersey on Friday, October 27 at 11am.  The Battleship will use her historic ship matches to symbolize the lighting of this new system, which will make the ship much more energy efficient and potentially … Continued

Veterans Career Fair Aboard the Battleship

TIME:            Thursday, October 5, 11am – 2pm   PLACE:         Fantail of the Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ   DETAILS:     Veterans can meet over 30 employers on the historic fantail (tented rear deck) of the Battleship New Jersey on Thursday, October 5 from 11am to 2pm.  The Veterans Career Fair, conducting by … Continued

Pirates Invade the Battleship!

DATE:           Saturday, July 8, 2016    10am – 4pm   DETAILS:    The Battleship New Jersey will be invaded by pirates on Saturday, July 8.  Arrrrrr.  But it will be a fun time as pirate re-enactors will be in the Officers’ Wardroom and throughout the tour route and pier to greet guests touring the ship. There are exhibits, performances, … Continued

Battleship Salutes Camden Scholarship Winner with Awards Dinner

CAMDEN AREA STUDENTS WILL BE HONORED ABOARD THE BIG J ON JUNE 16   CAMDEN WATERFRONT, NJ – June 16, 2017 – The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will host her annual Camden Resident Student Scholarship Awards Ceremony on Friday, June 16 at 6pm in the Battleship’s Officers Wardroom.   The Hon. Dana L. … Continued

Celebrate Flag Day Aboard the Battleship

TIME:            Wednesday, June 14,  Tours:                                      9:30am – 5pm Tattered Flag Collection:           10am – 1pm   PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ   DETAILS:     Celebrate Flag Day, Wednesday, June 14 aboard the Battleship. All guests touring the Battleship will get a mini US flag.   Between 10am and 1pm, guests … Continued

Veterans Pet Adoption Day Aboard the Battleship

DATE:            Saturday, June 10,  10am – 2pm PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey is teaming up with animal shelters from throughout the region to offer pet adoption information and have pets available for area veterans to adopt on Saturday, June 10 from           … Continued

Battleship Radio Club to Talk to Museum Ships Around the World

  TIME:            Saturday, June 3 and Sunday, June 4. 9:30am – 5pm PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS:     The 20th annual Museum Ships Weekend, sponsored by the Battleship                         New Jersey Amateur Radio Station since 2005, will take place Saturday, June 3 and Sunday, June 4. Over 100 museum ships … Continued

Battleship Closed for Tours on Tuesday, March 14 and Wednesday, March 15

  DETAILS:     Due to the winter storm, the Battleship New Jersey will be closed for tours today, Tuesday, March 14 and Wednesday, March 15.   Berthed on the Camden Waterfront across the Delaware River from Center City Philadelphia, the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial, a non-profit historic ship museum, offers overnights for scouts, youth groups … Continued