Author Discussion on Adm. Nimitz

Presentation is Free to Attend with the Purchase of a Tour of the Battleship   PLACE:         Officers’ Wardroom, Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ   TIME:            Saturday, October 9, 2021 11:30am   DETAILS:     Author Dr. Craig L. Symonds will talk about his new book, scheduled to be released in Spring 2022, on Adm. Chester … Continued

RFQ for Marketing Agency

Battleship New Jersey is looking for a digital marketing and public relations agency to assist the museum and memorial in driving tour traffic, generating online exposure and sales, and achieving positive media impressions.  Interested local agencies can complete the attached Request for Qualifications, which includes the scope of work, submission dates and more. The Home … Continued

Doreen Taylor LIVE on the Battleship New Jersey

    WHEN:  Thursday, September 9, 2021  7:00pm   WHERE:  Battleship New Jersey,100 Clinton Street, Camden, NJ 08103   DETAILS:  Please join Billboard Hot 100 recording artist and Broadway star, DOREEN TAYLOR (from Mullica Hill, NJ) for a special one night only concert aboard the BATTLESHIP NEW JERSEY on Thursday, September 9.   100% of … Continued

Curator’s and Curatorial Guided Tours

These two types of guided, three-hour-long tours by the Curator and the Curatorial staff will take your group to places that only these guides can show you. A Curator’s Tour, led by Ryan Szimanski, is available for a donation of $1,000. Ryan will take guests to some of his favorite places, many as seen on … Continued

Navy SEALs on the New Jersey

The Battleship New Jersey proudly welcomed Navy SEALs, who concluded their memorial run from Cooper Hospital with photos with NJ State Police and a 5-inch gun salute aboard the ship today.  The SEALs read off the names of SEALs killed in Afghanistan on 6 August 2011 before the salute.

Battleship Welcomes Aboard Crewmember Rich Graser

Former 1980s crewmember Rich Graser visited the Battleship on Monday, July 26, for the first time since disembarking in 1991. Mr. Graser was part of the final decommissioning crew of the USS New Jersey and shared his experiences with the Oral History Program.

Get Battleship Rum Shipped to You!

Want to enjoy Battleship Rum, but you can’t make it to New Jersey? Well, our friends at  Benash Liquors might be able to ship the rum to you! A portion of every sale goes to support the Battleship New Jersey! Visit

Battleship to Open for Tours at 10am Beginning Saturday, July 17

Now guests can experience the World’s Greatest Battleship one hour earlier every day!  Beginning Saturday, July 17, the Battleship will open for Fire Power Tour beginning at 10am.  The schedule, from 10am with the last tour of the day departing at 4pm, will be in effect through Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 6. Experience the massive … Continued

Battleship New Jersey was honored to host Congressional Medal of Honor recipient James C. McCloughan on board. Mr. McCloughan earned his Medal of Honor for actions as a Combat Medic, US Army, in Vietnam on May 12th – 14th, 1969.