The Battleship New Jersey presented Bill O’Neill with the Jason W. Hall Award to the Volunteer of the Year on Saturday, August 22. Bill, a former Marine, who lives in Gloucester City, NJ, has been volunteering at the Battleship at least two days a week since December 2004. “I took a tour of the ship. … Continued
Month: August 2020
Battleship New Jersey Will Be Available For Tours Through Labor Day, And Then Will Temporarily Close U.S.S. New Jersey battles yet another enemy, COVID-19 (Camden, NJ) — Today, the Board of Trustees of the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial regretfully announces that the historic Naval ship moored on the Camden Waterfront will be available … Continued
The Battleship New Jersey will add another free extension to the current Fire Power self-guided tour. Beginning Sunday, August 16, guests can now add on a complimentary 20-minute guided tour of 16-inch Gun Turret II. The free extended tour will begin in the crew’s mess, which is near the end of the current Fire Power … Continued
The Battleship New Jersey needs your support now more than ever. Please consider buying something from the Ship’s Store. Today’s featured items from the Ship’s Store are our reproduction Zippo lighters. The USS New Jersey “Firepower for Freedom” Zippo Lighter is a copy of one that was sold in the Ship’s Store during the Battleship … Continued
PLACE: Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS: Guests touring the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial on Saturday, August 15 will not only experience how life was like aboard our nation’s most decorated and largest Battleship, but they will also experience World War II artifacts in the Officers’ Wardroom, Admiral’s and … Continued
The Battleship’s Intel has detected an “attack” by a Japanese Zero replica plane on Saturday, Aug. 15, at 12pm. Watch as the ship’s defensive measures are once again put into action! WWII Victory Day on the Battleship is this Saturday. In addition to the plane flyover, the Battleship will have WWII artifacts and re-enactors on … Continued
A special thank you to the Philadelphia Ship Model Society members who displayed some of their work in the Officers’ Wardroom today, Saturday, Aug. 8. Guests touring the Battleship New Jersey were treated to the models as part of their Fire Power tour.
TIME: Tuesday, August 4, 2020 DETAILS: Due to the declared state of emergency, the Battleship New Jersey will be closed for tours on Tuesday, August 4. The ship plans to re-open for tours on Thursday, August 5 from 10am to 3pm. Please stay inside and be safe during the storm.
Due to the declared state of emergency, the Battleship New Jersey will be closed for tours on Tuesday, August 4. The Battleship hopes to re-open for tours on Wednesday, August 5. The Battleship wishes everyone to stay inside and stay safe during the storm.