Battleship Lit for Women’s Suffrage

The Battleship New Jersey is lit purple, yellow and white as part of NJ Historical Commission’s “Lights On for Suffrage” campaign to mark the centennial of the 19th Amendment and encourage civic engagement through voting. 

Enjoy a Battleship Cigar and Help the Ship!

Now we got the smokes to go with our fire! Battleship Cigars, from famed cigar maker Alex Bradley, are available in bundles of 10 cigars for $50. A portion of sales goes to support the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial. https://www.battleshipnewjersey.org/product-category/cigar/

Halloween Treats This Week at the Battleship

DATE:           Moonlight Tours:  Thursday, Oct. 28 and Friday, Oct. 31 at 6pm                         Candy Treats: Saturday, Oct. 31 and Sunday, Nov. 1   PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial   DETAILS:     Dare to tour the World’s Greatest Battleship at night!  Adults can learn about the mature-side of the Battleship with this … Continued

Battleship Face Coverings are Back!

Battleship logo face coverings are back! Show your support the World’s Greatest Battleship and stay safe. Face coverings are $10 each and  are available at https://www.battleshipnewjersey.org/shop/apparel/battleship-new-jersey-gray-blue-logo-face-covering/ or in the Battleshop landside  store, open Saturdays & Sundays, 11am – 4pm. All proceeds support the Battleship New Jersey, a non-profit museum and memorial.  

BATTLESHIP CEREMONY TO REMEMBER CHIEF MICHAEL GORCHINSKI, KILLED AT U.S. MARINES CORPS HEADQUARTERS BOMBING IN BEIRUT, LEBANON, OCT. 23, 1983

DATE:           Friday, Oct. 23rd, 10:00am PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial Forecastle (forward deck) DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey will hold a memorial ceremony to remember the death of Michael Gorchinski, a chief aboard the USS New Jersey, who was killed in the U.S. Marines Headquarters bombing in Beirut, Lebanon on … Continued

Hold Your Wedding Aboard the World’s Greatest Battleship!

Did you know you can hold your wedding ceremony and reception aboard our nation’s most decorated battleship? The Battleship New Jersey has hosted numerous wedding ceremonies and receptions over the past several years. Exchange your vows where presidents, admirals and captains once stood — on the forecastle (forward deck) of the Battleship!   After you kiss … Continued

Watch the Crew of the USS New Jersey Induction into the NJ Hall of Fame

Watch the crew of the USS New Jersey, our nation’s most decorated battleship, be inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame on Sunday, Oct. 18 at 7pm.  The induction ceremony will feature celebrities ranging from Jason Alexander, to Dionne Warwick, to Eli Manning. The ceremony will be broadcasted on WWOR/MY9, NJTV, and facebook.com/NewJerseyHallOfFame on Sunday, … Continued

Battleship Announces Access Program for Low-Income Families

Museums for All to increase accessibility of high-quality museum learning resources    Camden Waterfront, NJ — Today the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial announced that it has joined Museums for All, a signature access program of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), administered by the Association of Children’s Museums (ACM),  to encourage people … Continued