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Jan 2 @ 9:30 am – Jan 31 @ 10:00 am Battleship New Jersey
How did sailors manage in the cold weather? During World War II, the ship’s heating was not nearly as good as it is today, try on some of their coats and hats, and see for … Continued
Jan 25 @ 9:30 am – Feb 29 @ 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Save money on a Fire Power self-guided tour of the Battleship New Jersey and help the hungry in our community!   Now through the end of February, bring in an unopened can of soup and … Continued
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
In honor of our new exhibit, USS New Jersey: Past, Present and Future, this month’s Building History project is focused on the first USS New Jersey, BB-16, which was in commission from 1906 to 1920, and … Continued
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship New Jersey’s annual Vietnam War Living History Day will take place  Saturday, April 4.  The ship is looking for Vietnam War-era artifacts, displays, re-enactors and military vehicles.  It’s a great opportunity to show … Continued

America’s Most Decorated Battleship

At the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial not only do you see exhibits of artifacts from the ship’s past, but you are put into the exhibit as you go through the tour route. Sit in the chair from which Admiral Halsey commanded the fleet. Stretch out on the bunks where the sailors slept. Climb into the 16” gun turret and learn how the projectiles were loaded.

 

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The Battleship New Jersey, our nation's most decorated battleship, is an 887-foot long, 45,000-ton living window on the most important half-century in U.S. history.

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Become a Member

Become a Member

YOU can directly impact our mission to continue the "Big J's" on-going maintenance, restoration and public education programs by becoming a "Crew Member" of the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial.

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Plan Your Visit

When visitors first witness the Battleship New Jersey, they are amazed at its sheer size. Nearly three football fields long and over 11 stories high, the Battleship New Jersey was the longest battleship ever built.

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When you tour the Battleship, you become immersed in its history. Click play above to view the full video of the Battleship in her glory days!

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The Battleship New Jersey Needs YOU!

As a private, 501(c)(3) non-profit, the Battleship New Jersey would not exist without the support of donors and volunteers. It is because of the generosity of individuals, corporations and the public sector that we can continue to maintain the ongoing restoration, preservation and educational programs that take place onboard the ship. The Battleship New Jersey depends on your donations.

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