Sales Manager Wanted

The Battleship New Jersey is looking for a full-time sales manager to build our overnight business and assist with events and group sales. Interested and qualified candidates should email their resume with a cover letter to

USS New Jersey Sub Under Contruction; Keel Laying on March 25

Technicians work on the construction of USS New Jersey (SSN-796), a Virginia class attack submarine, scheduled to be launched in 2021. Photos courtesy Huntington Ingalls Industries. Watch a Keel Laying Ceremony of the new attack sub at at 11:35 a.m. on March 25.

Battleship Claims Artifacts and Equipment from Navy Yard Tour

The Battleship New Jersey participated in the Philadelphia Navy Yard’s open house this week aboard the USS Charles F. Adams DDG-2. The Battleship crew included staff members Ryan Szimanski, Dennis McMichael Jr., and Ken Kersch, as well as radio club members Dave Burgess, and Paul Doughtery. The three-day tour was a success as the crew … Continued

Win Tickets to the Philadelphia Auto Show!

Guests touring the Battleship this Saturday and Sunday can enter to win two tickets to the Philadelphia Auto Show, Feb. 2 – 10 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. The Battleship is open for Fire Power tours Saturday and Sunday from 9:30am to 3pm. Experience the Combat Engagement Center, the Bridge, how the sailors lived aboard … Continued

Battleship Crew Enjoys King Cake from WWII Museum

The volunteers and staff of the Battleship enjoyed Mardi Gras king cake today, sent from our friends at the WWII Museum in New Orleans. The Battleship and the WWII Museum had a wager on the Eagles-Saints game. The Battleship is sending cases of Tastykake to the winning WWII Museum, which, very generously, also sent king … Continued