Battleship Closed for Tours on Wednesday, March 15 and Thursday, March 16

DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey will be closed for tours on Wednesday, March 15 and Thursday, March 16, due to extremely icy conditions. 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 and families, special … Continued

Tour the Battleship Until 5pm Today, Sat., Dec. 10

The Battleship will be open for tours until 5pm today, Saturday, December 10.  Guests who tour the Battleship this afternoon can also stay to watch the “Parade of Lights” from the Main Deck Portside from 5:30pm to 7pm.  See boats decorated for the Holidays as they sail past the Battleship. We’ll also have some snacks, … Continued

Naval Symposium Aboard the Battleship

DATE:           Saturday, November 12, Lunch at noon; Presentations at 1pm and 2pm DETAILS:     The inaugural Naval Symposium aboard the Battleship New Jersey will take place today, Saturday, Nov. 12 with lunch in the Officers’ Wardroom at noon followed by              presentations by Dr. Michael Golda, Chief Technology Officer, Naval Surface Warfare Center, … Continued

Battleship Turned Pink for Lights for a Cure in October

The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial was proud to turn her lights pink and participate in the Susan G. Komen “Lights for a Cure” Program in October.  The Battleship joined hundreds of buildings and structures by lighting the ship pink to show support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. To see coverage of the Battleship’s … Continued

Battleship Salute MSgt Isaac Ventura on his Retirement from the Marine Corps

The Battleship salutes MSgt Isaac Ventura, who retired during a ceremony on the ship’s forecastle (forward deck) today, Tuesday, Nov. 1.  Congrats on a 20-year career in the US Marine Corps!  Good luck in your retirement! The Battleship offers space and special rates for any military ceremony.  For more information, email events@battleshipnewjersey.org or call 866-877-6262 … Continued

Experience a Tour of the Battleship Every Day!

The World’s Greatest Battleship will be open for tours daily from 9:30am to 3pm through December 31.  Climb inside the massive 16-inch gun turret, track a Tomahawk missile launch in the Combat Engagement Center, learn how the crew lived aboard this floating city and more! Fire Power tours also feature audio devices that include crew … Continued

USCIS Naturalize 41 New Citizens onboard the Battleship New Jersey

Camden, N.J. — The Honorable Ann Marie Donio, U.S. District Court, Camden, presided and U.S. District Court Deputy Clerk Trish Hruschka administered the Oath of Allegiance to America’s newest citizens during a naturalization ceremony on board the historic Battleship New Jersey on Wednesday, September 21.   Louis R. Moffa, Jr., President of the Camden Bar … Continued