Battleship to Host Delaware Valley Veterans Job Fair

The Battleship New Jersey, our nation’s most decorated battleship and now a museum and memorial, will host The VetFriendly Jobs Initiative Career Fair on the historic fantail – tented rear deck – on Wednesday, Oct. 10 from 10am to 2pm. Thirty-five leading companies from the Delaware Valley will participate in the hiring event on October … Continued

Battleship Host Rock Allegiance VIPs

The Battleship will welcome VIPs of the Rock Allegiance Music Festival on Saturday, Oct. 6. These special guests, who attend the concert featuring Limpbizkit and Papa Roach at the BB&T Pavilion, will get a complimentary tour of the Battleship throughout the day! We’ll also have food concessions and cash bars on the pier and fantail … Continued

Sept. 25 is National Register to Vote Day

Did you know that today, Tuesday, Sept. 25, was National Register To Vote Day? If you haven’t registered to vote, what are you waiting for? It cannot be easier! Visit http://www.nationalvoterregistrationday.org/

Chowline Open for Lunch Tues., Sept. 25 thru Thurs., Sept 27

The Chowline concession stand will be open for lunch on Tuesday Sept. 25, Wednesday, Sept. 26 and Thursday, Sept. 27 from 11:30am to 1pm. The Chowline, which serves Dietz & Watson hot dogs and sausage sandwiches, snacks, and Pepsi products, is normally open on Saturdays and Sundays from 11:30am to 2:30pm.

Battleship Chosen Top 100 Military Destinations

The Battleship New Jersey was chosen as a Top 100 Military Destination in the soon-to-be-released book, “The Top 100 Military Sites in America.” The book was written by L. Douglas Keeney and will be published by New York’s Lyons Press. Mr. Keeney spent months traveling throughout our nation visiting military museums, military bases, and old … Continued

Tell the World that the Battleship is a Great Nonprofit!

If you love the Battleship, then tell the world! Stories about us from people like you will help us make an even bigger impact in our community. GreatNonprofits – the #1 source of nonprofit stories and feedback – is honoring highly regarded nonprofits with their 2018 Top-Rated List. Won’t you help us raise visibility for … Continued

Tour the Battleship Every Day from 9:30am to 3pm This Fall

The Battleship’s Fall Tour hours will be in effect from Tuesday, Sept. 4 through Monday, Dec. 31. The ship will be open for tours every day, except for Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 22, and Christmas, Tuesday, Dec. 25, from 9:30am with the last tour of the day departing at 3pm. The Battleship Tram will run on … Continued

Battleship Celebrates WWII Victory on Saturday, August 11

PLACE: Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS: Guests touring the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial on Saturday, August 11 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, encounter WWII re-enactors throughout the … Continued

Battleship Remembers H.F. “Gerry” Lenfest

The Battleship remembers H.F. “Gerry” Lenfest, philanthropist, civic leader and Navy veteran, who died on Sunday, August 5, at 88. The Battleship’s flags will be flown at half-mast in remembrance of Mr. Lenfest.

Own a Piece of History

The Battleship New Jersey has signal flags retired due to wear. They flew above the ship on holidays and special events and are available for a donation: $75 each; three for $210, ten for $650, and all 26 for $1,500. Donations go towards to purchase of new signal flags. Supply is limited – requests will … Continued