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

Chow Down at the Chowline, Now Open on Weekends

The Battleship’s Chowline concession stand will be open for lunch from 11:30am to 2pm on Saturdays and Sundays in the fall. Enjoy Dietz & Watson hot dogs and sausage sandwiches, salads, snacks, soft drinks and even a cold beer from the same chowline that the sailors of the Big J would eat from.  Have your … Continued

WMGK Brew Blast is Sold Out!

Thanks to everyone who purchased tickets for the WMGK Brew Blast on Sept. 10. We have sold out for this year’s event! For those who did not get tickets, the MGK jocks, house band and, of course, craft beer, will be back in September 2017!

Fireworks are a “Go” for Tonight!

As of this posting, the forecast looks good this evening, Friday, July 1, for the fireworks show!  The Battleship will open for guests at 7pm and the fireworks are scheduled to begin at 9:30pm.  We’ll have music, food concessions and bar service for guests prior to the fireworks.  You can even take a chance to … Continued