Battleship Closed on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 24

The Battleship will be closed on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 24.  The ship, however, will be open on Friday, Nov. 25 — Black Dragon Friday — for walk-up tours from 9:30am to 3pm.  Further, guests can save an additional 15% off all merchandise in the Battleshop landside gift store on Friday.  The store will be open … Continued

My South Jersey Fall Photo Contest!

It’s that time of year again, Visit South Jersey wants to see all of your Fall adventures in our #MySouthJersey Fall Photo Contest! This year contestants have a chance to win one of two prizes, the top prize being two tickets to an On the Town Food Tour which explores some of the best food … Continued

Take a Photo with the “Embracing Peace” Sculpture

Get your photo with the “Embracing Peace” sculpture of the famous kiss at Times Square to celebrate victory in WWII. The sculpture is on display on the Battleship’s pier. The Battleship is open for tours every day from 9:30am to 3pm

Naval Symposium Aboard the Battleship

DATE:           Saturday, November 12, Lunch at noon; Presentations at 1pm and 2pm DETAILS:     The inaugural Naval Symposium aboard the Battleship New Jersey will take place today, Saturday, Nov. 12 with lunch in the Officers’ Wardroom at noon followed by              presentations by Dr. Michael Golda, Chief Technology Officer, Naval Surface Warfare Center, … Continued

Meet Author of Lilla’s Sunflowers Friday, Nov. 11 from 11:30am to 2pm

Celebrate Veterans Day Aboard Battleship New Jersey At A Book Signing Event With Colleen Rowan Kosinski Author and Illustrator Of Children’s Picture Book, LILLA’S SUNFLOWERS Friday November 11, 2016 11:30 am to 2:00 pm at the Battleship New Jersey Museum Gift Shop. No ticket necessary to access museum gift shop. Meet Colleen and hear veterans … Continued

Free Tours for Vets for Veterans Day!

The Battleship New Jersey salutes our veterans with complimentary tours of the ship today, Veterans Day.  The Battleship is open for tours from 9:30am to 3pm. The Battleship will also hold a Veterans Day Ceremony on the forecastle (forward deck) at 11am today.  Capt. Walt Urban, USN (ret) will serve as MC, while WWII veteran … Continued

CBS3 Eyewitness News Aboard the Battleship

Capt. Walt Urban, USN (ret), Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Battleship New Jersey  talks with Patrick Gallen of CBS3 Eyewitness News about Veterans Day on the Battleship.  Tours are complimentary to veterans today and the ship will hold a Veterans Day Ceremony on the forecastle at 11am.