Captain Quack Rubber Duck Race!

Guests can sponsor the Battleship’s rubber duck, Captain Quack, and then cheer for him in a race with other Captain Quacks in the Wiggins Marina on Sunday, June 10 at noon.  The winning duck will win you four tickets to the Battleship Blast Luau Dinner on June 30. Second place gets a family overnight on the … Continued

Battleship to Open for Tours Until 5pm Beginning May 1

The Battleship New Jersey will be open for Fire Power walk-up tours until 5pm beginning on May 1.  Thus, giving guests two more hours to climb inside the legendary 16-inch gun turret, to check out a tomahawk missile launch at the Combat Engagement Center, to sit in the chair used to fire the recently re-installed … Continued

Battleship New Jersey’s Vietnam War Living History Day Today, Sat., April 7

 Artifacts, Re-enactors and Veteran Interviews Today   DATE:           Saturday, April 7: Vietnam War Artifact Displays, Re-enactors, Veteran Sessions:  10:00 am – 3 pm DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey will host the 8th annual Vietnam War Living History Day on Saturday,  April 7 from 10am to 3pm.  The event, which includes Vietnam War re-enactors throughout the … Continued

Battleship Announces Veteran Interview Schedule for Vietnam War Living History Day

The Battleship New Jersey will host the 8th annual Vietnam War Living History Day on Saturday,  April 7 from 10am to 3pm.  The event, which includes Vietnam War re-enactors throughout the ship and artifacts in the Officers’ Wardroom, also features Vietnam veteran interview sessions in the wardroom. The schedule of interviews is below.  This year, the Battleship’s … Continued

Drive the Tram Car Please

Do you enjoy leasurely drives along a scenic waterfront?  Do you like interacting with friendly people?  Do you have an interest being part of the Battleship New Jersey crew?  If you answered yes to the questions above and have a valid driver’s license, then the Battleship needs you to drive a tram this summer!  The … Continued

Navy Son of USS New Jersey WWII Captain Visits the Ship

Tim Wooldridge, the son of Captain Edmund T. Wooldridge, the Commanding Officer of USS New Jersey during the later part of WWII, toured the Battleship with is wife last week.  Mr. Woolridge, the former Executive Officer aboard the USS Forrestal, visited from Annapolis, MD.