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.

Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship will celebrate Victory in World War II with WWII re-enactors, artifacts, Big Band dancing and even an overnight!   The Battleship’s annual WWII Victory Day will take place on Saturday, August 13. Guests … Continued
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Due to the excessive heat forecasts for Saturday, August 13, we will reschedule the 1940s Dance and Lunch to another date.  That date is to be determined. Other activities, such as WWII re-enactors, artifacts and … Continued
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Stang Magazine Day on the Battleship, initially scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 1, will be rescheduled due to the bad weather forecasted for Satuday.  A new date will be announced shortly. 
Nov 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship New Jersey will host a Veterans Day Ceremony on the forecastle (forward deck) of the Battleship at 11am on Friday, Nov. 11. The keynote speech will be given by WWII Navy veteran and … Continued
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The annual Battleship New Jersey Vietnam War Living History Day will take place on Saturday, April 8 from 10am to 3pm.  Check out Vietnam War artifacts, re-enactors, and hear from veterans who served there.  We’ll … Continued
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Battleship New Jersey
Guests can see the stars from the decks of the Battleship!  You’ll also see planets and some satellites too!  The Battleship will be one of the sites of The Philadelphia Science Festival’s Citywide Star Party … Continued
May 19 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Cold beer, great food, and a little slice of history. Come to the Flying Fish Beer Garden to get all of these, and more! Sample delicious craft beers by the Flying Fish brewery, one of … Continued
Jul 15 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm Battleship New Jersey
Enjoy cold Flying Fish beer — for just $5 per beer — on the pier of the Battleship, Saturday, July 15 before the Zac Brown Band shows at the BB&T Pavilion.  Admission is free on … Continued
Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Guests touring the Battleship during the afternoon of Monday, August 21 can watch the broadcast of the NASA stream of the Solar Eclipse in the Officers’ Wardroom.  We’ll also have some eclipse coloring sheets for … Continued
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Veterans can meet over 30 employees on the historic fantail (tented rear deck) of the Battleship!  Free parking in Lot #1, across from the BB&T Pavilion.  Use the Clinton St. entrance.  We’ll also provide free … Continued
Nov 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship New Jersey will honor and remember all our veterans with a ceremony on the forecastle (forward deck) on Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11 at 11am. This free ceremony will feature keynote speakerBruce Heilman, … Continued
Nov 11 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Veterans can receive a free haircut by Franco’s On Location on the pier of the Battleship on Veterans Day, Nov. 11 from noon to 3pm.   Franco’s On Location was launched early this year.  Their custom … Continued
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship New Jersey will participate in the annual Philadelphia Science Festival’s Citywide Star Party on Friday evening, April 20.  The ship’s forecastle (forward deck) will open at 7pm for guests to check out the … Continued
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship New Jersey will host a Civil War Navy Symposium on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 9am to 4:30pm. The event will include presentations on the Blue Water Navy and Brown Water Navy from Civil … Continued
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Experience Vietnam War artifacts, re-enactors, veteran interviews and even late 1960s music over the pier’s PA during the Battleship’s annual Vietnam War Living History Day, Saturday, April 6 from 10am to 3pm. Vietnam artifacts will … Continued
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
STANG Magazine presents its annual Battleship New Jersey Bash! They are bringing out some good old American Muscle and pairing up with our battleship’s big guns. On Saturday August 17th, come see over 130 Ford … Continued
Dec 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Battleship New Jersey
On December 17, 1969, Captain Robert Peniston decommissioned the Battleship New Jersey for the third time. At the time, the New Jersey was the only active battleship in the world and many feared that there would  never … Continued
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship’s signature tour — the Fire Power Tour — is back! The Fire Power self-guided tour will re-open for guests on Thursday, July 2, Guests can experience the interior spaces of the Battleship again! … Continued
Nov 27 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 29 @ 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship will be open for tours on Black Friday, Nov. 27 from 11am to 3pm. Further, in celebration of Native American Heritage month all November long, and Native American Heritage Day on Nov. 27, … Continued
Nov 28 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 30 @ 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship will be open for tours on Black Friday, Nov. 27 from 11am to 3pm. Further, in celebration of Native American Heritage month all November long, and Native American Heritage Day on Nov. 27, … Continued
Nov 29 @ 12:00 pm – Dec 1 @ 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship will be open for tours on Black Friday, Nov. 27 from 11am to 3pm. Further, in celebration of Native American Heritage month all November long, and Native American Heritage Day on Nov. 27, … Continued
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship is opening with a bang! To celebrate our nation’s most decorated and largest battleship opening for tours on Saturdays and Sundays in March, the ship will give guests the opportunity to fire a … Continued
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Many of the Battleship’s most frequently asked questions are about why we, the museum, do things a certain way, and many times the answer is because the Navy told us to do it that way, … Continued