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Jun 20 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Give Dad the Gift of Fire Power! Father’s Day is June 20. The Battleship is offering a Father’s Day Pack of two Fire Power Tour tickets and two USS New Jersey red hats for just … Continued
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Watch the Independence Fireworks from the deck of the Battleship New Jersey! Fire a 5-inch Gun Salute! We’ll also have music, food concessions and a cash bar for adults. Tickets are only a $10 donation … Continued
Jul 24 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Let’s toast to New Jersey craft beer aboard the Battleship! The annual New Jersey Beer Festival aboard the Battleship New Jersey will take place on Saturday, July 24! General session,  $50 donation per adult,  will … Continued
Oct 2 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
We invite you to join us aboard the historic Battleship New Jersey, overlooking the Delaware River and the Philadelphia skyline, for a spectacular night of fine cigars, food and drink, cash bar, food trucks, music, … 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 best 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!


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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
(866) 877-6262 Extension 127, or right here on our website.

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A special thanks to Bob Wiggins, who created the fire pit for today’s #FlagDay2021 ceremony at the @battleshipnj.  We used the pit to properly retire tattered US flags.
Today, #flagday , Monday, June 14, the @battleshipnj will host a ceremony at 12pm to properly retire tattered US flags. The Battleship will accept your old tattered flags during this ceremony. Fly a new flag over the Battleship for a $62 donation.  Battleshipnewjersey.org/shop
Kids can celebrate Flag Day, Monday, June 14, by getting free mini US flags this weekend. Get the flags in the landside Battleshop gift store. @battleshipnj is open for tours everyday from 11am to 4pm.
Eat lunch where the sailors ate!  The @battleshipnj Chowline will be open for lunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 11:30am to 2:30pm.  Enjoy sausage sandwiches, hot dogs, soda, snacks and even cold beer for adults!
Kids can celebrate #flagday🇺🇸 , Monday, June 14, by getting free mini US flags this weekend. Get the flags in the landside Battleshop gift store. @battleshipnj is open for tours everyday from 11am to 4pm.
Congratulations to all of our scholarship winners! Each of these students is a Camden resident and has been awarded $1,000 towards their college education. #BravoZulu!
Pull the trigger and fire a salute from the portside saluting gun of the  @battleshipnj tomorrow, Saturday, June 12 from 12pm to 2pm! Just a $50 donation to the non-profit museum and memorial.


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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