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Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 12 @ 7:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship Blitz is coming! Beginning at 7pm on Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 15, the Battleship will feature unique videos each weeknight through Friday, March 12, on the Battleship’s YouTube channel.  The video will show … Continued
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm – Mar 31 @ 11:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship New Jersey raised the flag of the Red Cross on March 1 and will fly the flag over the ship throughout the month of March for Red Cross Month.  The Battleship will also … Continued
Mar 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
To take advantage of the nice weather forecasted for later this week, the Battleship will open for Fire Power tours on Wednesday, March 10, and Thursday, March 11, from 11am to 3pm. These special tour … Continued
Mar 11 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
To take advantage of the nice weather forecasted for later this week, the Battleship will open for Fire Power tours on Wednesday, March 10, and Thursday, March 11, from 11am to 3pm. These special tour … Continued

America’s Most Decorated Battleship

USS New Jersey (BB-62) – United States Navy Battleship

The Battleship New Jersey Museum & Memorial regularly ranks as one of the best museums in NJ, one of the things to do in Philadelphia, and serves as an entertaining attraction in New Jersey for families. Not only do you see exhibits of artifacts from the largest battleship’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 biggest battleship and the 5th Fleet. Stretch out on the bunks where the sailors slept. Climb into the 16” gun turret and learn how the projectiles were loaded. The New Jersey is one of the most interactive U.S. battleship museums.

The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial provides an up-close look at our nation’s military history. Guests of all ages and interests will enjoy their visit to this floating U.S. Navy museum of our nation’s largest battle ships ever built. From World War II to Korea, Vietnam and active duty during the 1980s, this is among the can’t-miss U.S. Navy museum ships open to the public today. A wealth of history along with engaging activities aboard our battleship museum awaits! This is a true crowd-pleaser among attractions in New Jersey for families. If you’re looking for things to do in Camden, NJ or even what to do in New Jersey, the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial is among the best museums in NJ!

NEWS: BATTLESHIP NEW JERSEY SHUTTERED UNTIL MARCH 6, 2021

 

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It costs $10,000 per day to keep the ship afloat on the river. Please make a donation to support the ship at this critical time. You can mail a donation to 62 Battleship Place, Camden, NJ 08103. You can also donate with a credit card by calling
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To take advantage of the nice weather forecasted for later this week, the @battleshipnj will open for Fire Power tours on Wednesday, March 10, and Thursday, March 11, from 11am to 3pm.  These special tour days are in addition to the ship being open Saturdays and Sundays in March.
 
Now there are more days for you to climb inside the massive 16-imch gun turret, track a tomahawk missile launch in the Combat Engagement Center, learn how the crew lived aboard this floating city and more!
 
All guests must pass a health screening which includes a contactless temperature check, wear a face mask and practice social distancing of one fathom -- six feet.
It's a nice sunny day to visit our nation's most decorated and largest battleship!  The @battleshipnj is open for tours today, Sunday, March 7, from 11am to 3pm.  Add on a free guided tour of the Engine Room and/or Turret II.
Kids and their parents can have fun making a basic battery. This free activity is part of the @BattleshipNJ ‘s Little Lights program, presented by the Charles Edison Fund. Available with a Fire Power tour, Saturdays and Sundays 11am to 3pm.
Kids and their parents participated in Little Lights, presented by the Charles Edison Fund, and made simple batteries and circuits in the Crew’s Mess today. Little Lights takes place Saturdays & Sundays from 12pm - 3pm.
The @dirtyjerzmopar car club got a great photo with the @battleshipnj in the background today. Car clubs can experience a group tour and park their vehicles on the ship’s pier. For more info, email groups@battleshipnewjersey.org.
Come tour the @battleshipnj this morning, Sat., March 6,  and you might be firing our portside saluting gun!  We'll choose one lucky tour guest to pull the trigger at 12pm!  The ship is open for tours Saturdays and Sundays in March from 11am to 3pm
The @battleshipnj ‘s housekeeping crew cleaned and disinfected the tour route this morning, Sat., March 6, prior to the ship’s opening for public tours at 11am to 3pm.
Tonight's (Mar. 5) Blitz video: There are over 100 ships used as museums.  If there was a need for them, which ships would the Navy bring back first?  Watch at 7pm EST on http://youtube.com/battleshipnewjersey.  Visit our bio for links.

Join us Monday – Friday at 1930 ET  for a deep dive into the ship.

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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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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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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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