• Battleship Closed for Tours on Tuesday, March 14 and Wednesday, March 15
    Tuesday March 14th, 2017
    Battleship in the snow
      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 and families, special ...
  • Battleship Re-Opens for Walk-up Tours This Weekend with “Souper” Event!
    Monday January 30th, 2017
    Soup at the Battleship
      Guests Who Donate a Can of Soup Will Get 20% off a Fire Power Tour this Weekend DATE:           Saturday and Sunday, February 4 and 5 TIME:            9:30am – 3:00pm PLACE:        Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial 100 Clinton St. Camden Waterfront, NJ 08103   DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey will re-open for walk-up tours this Saturday, February 4 from 9:30am to 3pm.  The ship will ...
  • Battleship Closed for Walk-up Tours Today, Friday, Dec. 16
    Thursday December 15th, 2016
    DATE:           December 16, 2016 DETAILS:     Due to extreme cold temperatures today, Friday, Dec. 16, the Battleship will be closed for walk-up tours. The Battleship will re-open for tours on Saturday, Dec. 17 from 9:30am to 3pm.  The Battleship will be open every day, except Christmas, for walk-up tours through Dec. 31. The Battleship will be closed for walk-up tours in ...
  • Anniversary of Launch of USS New Jersey/ Attack on Pearl Harbor
    Saturday December 03rd, 2016
    Carolyn Edison Christening BB-62 (3)
    DATE:                        Dec. 7, 2016 TIME:                        10:00 a.m. LOCATION:             Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial, 62 Battleship Place. Camden Waterfront, NJ  08103 DETAILS:                 The Battleship New Jersey will celebrate the anniversary of the launch of the USS New Jersey on Dec. 7, 1943, as well as remember the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor with a ceremony on the forecastle ...
  • Battleship Lit Purple for National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness
    Friday November 04th, 2016
    Purple Battleship 2
      WHEN:          November 2016 DETAILS:      More patients die annually from pancreatic cancer than breast cancer in the United States, yet general awareness of pancreatic cancer is lacking. The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network urges the nation to shift from pink during breast cancer awareness month in October to purple this November in support of pancreatic cancer awareness month by learning about ...
  • As Troop Deployments Wind Down, Thanksgiving Event on Battleship Does As Well
    Thursday November 03rd, 2016
    Winding down of troop deployments lends event unnecessary for this year Camden Waterfront, NJ – The organizers of the Thanksgiving Day Dinner for the Troops announced today that the 13th Annual Dinner held on the Battleship New Jersey will not be needed this year.  Due to a absence of overseas deployments from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst and ...
  • Famous Battleship Offers Special Night Tour for the Halloween Season
    Thursday October 27th, 2016
    CAMDEN, N.J. –In the spirit of Halloween, a famous vessel has added a special themed tour for the fall. With daily hours as a museum, the USS New Jersey is the most decorated battleship in U.S. history after being commissioned into the Navy in 1943. Since its retirement, the ship now lives in Camden and has ...
  • Battleship Celebrates 15th Anniversary on Sat., Oct. 15 with Special Tour Prices, Posters and Cake
    Wednesday October 12th, 2016
    Battleship Opening
    On Saturday, October 15, the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will celebrate 15 years of being a museum and memorial on the Camden Waterfront, NJ.  The Battleship opened her legendary decks as a museum on October 15, 2001.  Since then, the Battleship has been toured, slept on and hosted meetings and parties for over 1.5 million people.  ...
  • Battleship to Welcome USS John P. Murtha with a Saluting Blast on Monday                      WITH A SALUTING BLAST
    Sunday October 02nd, 2016
    Battleship shoot from portside
      DATE:            Monday, October 3    11am DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will welcome the newest Navy ship, the USS John P. Murtha, with a saluting blast on Monday, Oct. 3 at approximately 11am. The USS Murtha will be commissioned as the newest ship in the US Navy during a formal  shipboard commissioning on Saturday, Oct. 8 at ...
  • Battleship Offers Free Buzz Cuts for Back to School
    Thursday August 25th, 2016
    buzz cut (3)
    The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will offer complimentary buzz cuts in the ship’s Barber Shop for Back-to-School on Saturday, Aug. 27 from 10am to 2pm!  Men can also get a haircut for a $10 donation, which will go to the on-going restoration of the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial.  Students from the Rizzieri Aveda ...