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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 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship is opening with a bang! To celebrate our nation’s most decorated and largest battleship opening for tours on Saturdays and Sundays in March, the ship will give guests the opportunity to fire a … Continued
Mar 6 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Little Lights, presented by the Charles Edison Fund Saturdays and Sundays. 12pm to 3pm.  Its Electric! Free with general admission. Join Battleship educators every weekend in March to learn how electricity works. Guests can make … 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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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.
It was a blast having NJ Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver @ltgovoliver  aboard the @battleshipnewjersey  today for the @njhistorictrust  check presentation.  The Lt. Governor fired a salute from the 5-inch gun to end the ceremony with a bang!
The @battleshipnj proudly hosted a check presentation today with the @njhistorictrust and featured presenter NJ Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver  @ltgovoliver for a $500,000 Preserve NJ grant. The money will be used for new teak decking.
Always wanted to fire a salute on the @BattleshipNJ ? We’ll give someone on tour the chance to pull the trigger at noon on Sat., March 6, to celebrate the ship’s opening for tours!  You can also make a $50 donation and guarantee a shoot between 12pm and 2pm on Saturday.  The Battleship will open for tours Saturdays and Sundays from 11am to 3pm in March.
A thank you to the @phillyfiredept Boat for their “sail by” during the @njredcross March is Red Cross Month aboard the @battleshipnj on Monday, March 1.
Did you know the USS New Jersey had a working TV studio?  Learn about it in tonight's (March 3) Blitz video at 7pm EST on youtube.com/battleshipnewjersey.  Please donate to support the @BattleshipNJ, a non-profit museum. See our bio for links.
The @battleshipnj ​ proudly hosted a Flag Raising ceremony to kick off March is Red Cross Month.  Check out the @njredcross  video of the kick off event  http://redcross.org/PrepareNJ
The Blitz video for tonight (Tuesday, March 2) features the Battle of Cape St George, the final engagement of surface ships in the Solomons. Watch at 7pm EST on youtube.com/battleshipnewjersey.  Check out 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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