Event dining on the Battleship New Jersey


The Battleship New Jersey hosts many private and public events on the ship.
Check out what public events are coming up on our calendar.

Student Day: Abandon Ship! @ Battleship New Jersey
Jan 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Student Day: Abandon Ship! @ Battleship New Jersey

Join Battleship educators for a socially distanced day of learning aboard the Big J!

Students and their parents can experience a guided tour of the Battleship and a classroom-style lesson. This month focuses on what to do if the ship experienced catastrophic damage. Students will be challenged to shore a door and stop flooding, find their life raft, and try on a World War II era life jacket and helmet.

Admission is a $5 donation for all.

Get Tickets

You will be redirected to our secure ticket processing site with Blackbaud.

or call 866-877-6262 ext. 108

Additional sessions will be added in the future.  Please consult this website for details.

May 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm


Due to COVID safety, the Admiral Halsey Awards Dinner, originally scheduled for Thursday, October 7, 2021, has been rescheduled to Thursday, May 5, 2022, with a rain date of Thursday, May 12.  All sponsorships and purchased  tickets will be applied to this new date.  We apologize for any inconvenience that this rescheduling may cause.  But we wanted to be sure to have as safe an environment as possible for this event.

The inaugural  Admiral Halsey Awards Dinner  aboard the historic ship will recognize major contributions to the areas of business, military service and public service.

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