The Battleship New Jersey hosts many private and public events on the ship.
Check out what public events are coming up on our calendar.
Arrgg…save some booty at the Battleship!
Visit the Battleship and show your ticket stub from Adventure Aquarium’s Pirates and you can save 20% on a Fire Power Tour ticket!
This offer is good through Sunday, July 11, when the Pirates Invade the Battleship! Experience pirates and artifacts throughout the World’s Greatest Battleship from 11am to 3pm on Sunday, July 11.
The Battleship is open for tours everyday from 11am with the last tour departing at 4pm.
Celebrate the 4th of July with a bang aboard the Battleship New Jersey!
The Battleship has extended our saluting gun salutes to Sunday, July 4 from 12pm to 2pm. This is in addition to our regular salutes we do each Saturday from 12pm to 2pm. Just a $50 donation allows you to pull the trigger to fire a salute from our portside (Philadelphia-side) saluting gun!
To reserve your July 4th saluting gun salute, visit : https://63691.blackbaudhosting.com/63691/Gun-Shoot—Donation-04Jul2021
Come out to the Battleship in the evening of Sunday, July 4 and experience the amazing view of the Camden County fireworks show over the Delaware River! The Battleship will have live music, food concessions, bar service — including samples of Battleship Rum for adults — balloon animals and the opportunity to win the chance to fire our 5-inch gun at the conclusion of the fireworks show!
Just a $10 donation gets you aboard for fireworks on July 4! The Battleship’s deck will open at 7pm; fireworks are scheduled to begin at 9:30pm.
The Admiral Fireworks Tickets are sold out for this year’s Fireworks show on July 4th. Thank you to everyone who bought a ticket. See you aboard the Battleship on Independence Day!
There are still plenty of tickets available to watch the July 4th fireworks from the forecastle (forward deck) and main deck portside. We’ll have live music, food concession, bar service and the opportunity to fire the 5-inch gun!
Tickets are just a $10 donation.
Watch the Independence Fireworks from the deck of the Battleship New Jersey!
Fire a 5-inch Gun Salute! We’ll also have music, food concessions and a cash bar for adults. Tickets are only a $10 donation per person and proceeds go to the on-going restoration of the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial. The Battleship will open her decks at 7 PM. The fireworks shows are projected to begin at 9:30 PM. No chairs, food or beverages can be brought in. Guests can bring blankets to sit on the deck. Get tickets online here, call 866-877-6262 ext. 108 or at the Battleship’s Ticket Office before the show. Free Admission for Battleship Members.
Arrr…the pirates are invading the Battleship, Sunday, July 11.
Meet pirates throughout the Battleship, check out pirate artifacts, experience a cannon firing, live music, demos and more.
Guests who dress like a pirate for their tour will get a 20% discount on their tour of the Battleship on July 11!
Pirate activities on Sunday, July 11, are free when you purchase a tour of the Battleship!
- Pirates fans can also get 20% off a Fire Power tour of the Battleship from now through July 11 when you show your ticket stub from visiting Pirates at Adventure Aquarium.
- Tickets still available for Thursday, July 29th
Experience an “adult-oriented” tour during the evening hours!
On Thursday, July 22, at 6 pm, this adult tour, led by the Battleship’s Curator, will take guests off the public tour route and will showcase the more mature sailor art created over the years, as well as share some adult stories.
Tickets are a $30 Donation per adult (over the age of 21)
$15 for Battleship Members
Fire a salute from the Battleship’s saluting gun every Saturday during the summer from 12pm to 2pm. Just a $50 donation allows you to pull the trigger to fire a salute from our portside (Philadelphia-side) saluting gun!
Want a bigger bang? For a $500 donation, you can pull the trigger to fire the portside 5-inch gun!
Schedule your salute at https://www.battleshipnewjersey.org/visit/purchase-tickets/ or see our Ticket Office on Saturday morning.
All proceeds from the shoots go to the on-going restoration of the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial.
Thanks to everyone who purchased a ticket to toast New Jersey craft beer aboard the Battleship! Our annual NJ Beer Festival for Saturday, July 24, has sold out!
The VIP Session on the fantail will open for guests with VIP tickets at 12pm. The General session will take place from 1pm to 5pm.
Get to the Battleship early because your NJ Beer Festival tickets also include a Fire Power self-guided tour of the ship. The tour is approximately one hour to one-and-a-half hours.
We’ll also have live music by the Cabin Dogs, great food and more!
Note: The Battleship will follow current NJ COVID guidelines at the time.
Join Battleship educators for a day of learning aboard the Big J!
On Wednesday, July 28, at 9am, students and their parents can experience a guided tour of the Battleship and a classroom-style lesson.
This month the tour will include the main battery 16-inch guns, the plotting room used to aim the guns, and the Combat Information Center, where targets were selected. Guests will also have the chance to do the math by hand and figure out how to find the distance to an enemy target.
Admission is a $5 donation for all. Adults are required to stay with children for their entire visit.
This program is recommended for grades 3-8.
You will be redirected to our secure ticket processing site with Blackbaud.
or call 866-877-6262 ext. 144
Additional sessions will be added in the future. Please consult this website for details.