TIME: Saturday, June 3 and Sunday, June 4. 9:30am – 5pm
PLACE: Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ
DETAILS: The 20th annual Museum Ships Weekend, sponsored by the Battleship
New Jersey Amateur Radio Station since 2005, will take place Saturday,
June 3 and Sunday, June 4. Over 100 museum ships from around the world
have registered for the event. Included are Battleships, Aircraft Carriers,
Submarines, Tugboats, Fireboats, Destroyers, Great Lakes Carriers, Great
Lakes Passenger Ships, Cruise Ships, Railroad Ferries, Sternwheelers, etc.
Guests touring the Battleship are welcomed to “listen in” and may even get
to talk with crews from ships from around the globe.
PHOTO OPP: Guests joining the Battleship Radio Club in Talking to Museums Around the World.
Located on the Delaware River, along the Camden Waterfront across
from the City of Philadelphia, the Battleship is open for guided and audio
tours every day from 9:30am to 5pm through Labor Day. Experience our
award-winning Overnight Encampment Program. Scouts, youth
organizations and families can enjoy dinner and breakfast served from
the crew’s galley, a tour of the battleship, a ride on the flight simulator
and the chance to sleep in the same bunks that the crew of the USS New
Jersey once did. Reserve your bunk today! Call 1-866-877-6262 ext. 203.
For more information, call 866-877-6262 or visit the Battleship at