• Meet the Big Talker’s Dom Giordano, Broadcasting on the Battleship Pier from 10am to Noon today.
    Tuesday May 17th, 2016
    Meet the Big Talker’s Don Giordano, broadcasting live from the pier of the Battleship from 10am to noon today! Dom and the Big Talker team are at the Battleship to cover the Army and Navy rugby team demonstration and meet-and-greet from 11am to noon. No cost to meet Dom or the rugby teams on the ...
  • Camden Waterfront Among Six Local Trips You Need to Take This Summer
    Monday May 16th, 2016
    BY ANNE E. KOONS Phillyvoice.com Entertaining your kids during the summer months can be a full-time job. Luckily, South Jersey is full of fun places even the most demanding kids will enjoy. You don’t have to take a week-long vacation to have a good time. Squeezing in a few day trips here and there can keep your ...
  • Army and Navy Rugby Teams Run Drills, Meet Students on the Battleship Pier
    Monday May 16th, 2016
    Players and coaches of the Army and Navy Men’s Rugby teams met students touring the Battleship and ran drills on the pier during the morning of Tuesday, May 17.   Guests also met the Penn Mutual Lion mascot and radio personality Dom Giordano, who was broadcasting his show on Big Talker Radio 1210 live from the ...
  • Sixers Phlight Squad Performs at the Battleship
    Monday May 16th, 2016
    The Philadelphia 76ers Phlight Squad performed acrobatic dunks along the Battleship’s Promenade as mascots Franklin, Big Ben and Betsy, and Sixers Dance Team members looked on.  The event was part of the Sixers announcement of a new partnership with Stubhub.
  • Con. Norcross Announced Winner of Congressional Art Competition for First District
    Wednesday May 11th, 2016
    NJ-Rep. Donald Norcross (NJ-01) today announced the winner of this year’s Congressional Art Competition for New Jersey’s First Congressional District. The winning entry is an acrylic painting entitled “The Price of Freedom,” submitted by Eastern Regional High School 9th grader Angelina Le. The painting depicts a military veteran in a wheelchair accompanied by two small children ...
  • Battleship Welcomes USCG Cutter Alexander Hamilton
    Tuesday May 10th, 2016
    The Battleship welcomes the US Coast Guard Cutter Alexander Hamilton with the blast of her portside 5-inch gun as the cutter passed the Battleship en route to Penn’s Landing.
  • Battleship’s Overnight Program Rated Among Best Near New Jersey
    Monday May 02nd, 2016
    New Jersey Family Magazine recently ranked the Battleship New Jersey among the most Amazing Places Near New Jersey for an Overnight Sleepover!  Here is the link: http://www.njfamily.com/Amazing-Places-Near-New-Jersey-For-An-Overnight-Sleepover/ Families, scout groups and youth organizations can spend a night aboard our nation’s most decorated battleship.  Enjoy dinner and breakfast, a tour of the Battleship, a ride in the 4D ...
  • Fair Winds and Following Seas to Capt. Brian McGinnis, USN
    Friday April 29th, 2016
    The crew of the Battleship New Jersey wish Fair Winds and Following Seas to Capt. Brian McGinnis, USN, on his retirement today.  Thank you for choosing the Big J for this important day.
  • Battleship Open Until 5pm Beginning Saturday, April 30
    Wednesday April 27th, 2016
    Beginning Saturday, April 30, guests will have two additional hours to come aboard and tour The World’s Greatest Battleship!  The Battleship will be open for walk-up tours from 9:30am with the last tour of the day departing at 5pm from April 30 to Labor Day, Monday, September 5!
  • All-American Motorcycle Ride Tickets Available on Sunday Morning, Apr. 24
    Thursday April 21st, 2016
    Enjoy a motorcycle ride throughout South Jersey while helping the Battleship and the Boy Scouts in the process, Sunday, April 24.  The annual All American Ride will depart from Barb’s Harley Davidson, Mt. Ephraim, NJ and ride through South Jersey.  You’ll finish your ride at the Battleship, where we will park your bikes on the ...