Battleship Open for Tours on Christmas Eve

Check out the Holiday Model Railroad Display, part of a heated tour of the Battleship.    The ship is open for tours today, Saturday, Dec 24 from 10am to 4pm. The Battleship is closed on #Christmas2022, Sunday, Dec 25.

Battleship Closed for Tours, Friday, Dec. 23

Due to the forecasted winter storm, the Battleship will be closed for tours on Friday, Dec. 23. The museum plans to re-open for tours on Saturday, Dec. 24 from 10am to 4pm. The Battleship is closed for Christmas Day, Sunday, Dec. 25, but open for tours the week after Christmas from 10am to 4pm.

Amazing Work on the New Teak Deck by the Carpenters’ Union

A special thanks to the members of the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters, Local 251 and Local 255 for their extraordinary work on the new teak deck of the Battleship!  The fantail, 01 deck and main deck portside decks are completed and look amazing.  The team is now working on the forecastle (forward … Continued

Battleship Awarded as Great Nonprofit

We have won a 2022 Top-Rated Award from @GreatNonprofits (#GreatNP2022)! Read inspiring stories about us and add your own!  https://greatnonprofits.org/org/home-port-alliance-for-the-uss-new-jersey-inc

Battleship Cigars Are Back!

Come celebrate the new Battleship  Cigars!  Free  Launch Party at  Lit Cigar Lounge, Swedesboro, NJ, Friday, Dec. 16 at 6pm.   The event will feature cigar samples, cigar rollers, food, beverages and prizes.  Plus you can be among the first to buy the Batteship Cigars and support the Big J.  

Holiday Model Trains are Running!

The Holiday Trains are running! Check out the Holiday Model Railroad display in the Officers’ Wardroom, free with a tour of the Battleship New Jersey now through Dec. 28. A special thanks to South Jersey Garden Railway Society http://trainweb.org/sjgrs  for setting up the display.

Tickets Still Available for Breakfast with Santa

Ksids can get their photo taken with Santa as part of the Battleship’s Breakfast with Santa, Saturday, Dec. 17 at 9am. Tickets are $24 for kids under 12 & $28 for adults. Active military families just $15 per person. Battleship members get a 20% off. http://tiny.cc/BreakfastwSanta

Support the Battleship on Giving Tuesday

Please consider a donation to our nation’s most decorated battleship,  now a museum and memorial on the Camden Waterfront, NJ. The Battleship offers educational programs, veteran support events, scouts overnights, military ceremony and tours, and more.  Your donation allows the Battleship to continue to support our community and educate people of the amazing history of … Continued

Free Tours for Camden Public Schools

Did you know that classes from Camden Public Schools can experience free group tours of the Battleship?  Just schedule a date and time, and come aboard our nation’s most decorated battleship. Add on a class onboard, have lunch in the crew’s mess, participate in a scavenger hunt and more! To schedule your group tour, email … Continued