PEARL HARBOR DAY COMMEMORATION ABOARD THE BATTLESHIP NEW JERSEY

Date: December 7, 2018 Time: 10:00 a.m. Location: Fantail of the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial 100 Clinton Street Camden Waterfront, NJ 08103 Details: The Camden County Freeholder Board, Gloucester County Freeholder Board and Congressman Donald Norcross will mark the 77th anniversary of the December 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. “Each year we … Continued

BATTLESHIP NEW JERSEY HOSTS ARMY V. NAVY IN TUG-OF-WAR

PLACE: Pier of the Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ TIME: 3pm, Friday, December 7, 2018 DETAILS: The Battleship New Jersey will host the Army Cadets against Navy Midshipmen in the best of three Tug-of-War challenge on the ship’s pier at 3pm on Friday, Dec. 7. The free event, which is one of the five … Continued

BATTLESHIP NEW JERSEY HONORS ALL VETERANS ON VETERANS DAY, NOV. 11

PLACE: Ceremony: Forecastle of the Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ TIME: 11am, Sunday, November 11, 2018 DETAILS: The Battleship New Jersey will honor all veterans with special activities on Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11. As a thank you to all the men and women who served our country, the Battleship will offer Fire Power … Continued

Civil War Navy Symposium Aboard the Battleship

The Battleship New Jersey, our nation’s most decorated battleship and now a museum and memorial, will host a Civil War Navy Symposium on the ship’s fantail, tented rear deck, and pier on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 9am to 4:30pm. The symposium, presented by Old Baldy Civil War Round Table, will include presentations on the Blue … Continued

Battleship Celebrates WWII Victory on Saturday, August 11

PLACE: Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS: Guests touring the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial on Saturday, August 11 will not only experience how life was like aboard our nation’s most decorated and largest Battleship, but they will also experience World War II artifacts in the Officers’ Wardroom, encounter WWII re-enactors throughout the … Continued

New Citizens to take Oath of Allegiance Aboard Battleship on July 4

Citizenship candidates to take Oath at special ceremonies across the country CAMDEN, N.J.— U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Newark District Director John E. Thompson will administer the Oath of Allegiance to America’s newest citizens during a special naturalization ceremony at the Battleship New Jersey on the Fourth of July. Senator Cory Booker will join … Continued

Annual New Jersey Beer Festival on the Battleship

DATE: Saturday, June 23 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm DETAILS: The Annual New Jersey Beer Festival on the Battleship New Jersey will take place on Saturday, June 23 from noon to 5pm on the ship’s fantail (tented rear deck). Tickets are still available for this rain-or-shine event. Over 30 breweries from throughout the Garden State, … Continued

Flag Day Aboard the Big J

TIME: Thursday, June 14 Tours: 9:30am – 5pm Tattered Flag Collection: 10am – 1pm PLACE: Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS: Celebrate Flag Day, Thursday, June 14 aboard the Battleship. All guests touring the Battleship will get a mini US flag. Between 10am and 1pm, guests can bring aboard their torn and tattered American … Continued

Battleship’s Inaugural Captain Quack Rubber Duck Race

Four hundred rubber ducks raced across Wiggins Marina at the Camden Waterfront, NJ along the Delaware River today at noon at part of the inaugural Captain Quack’s Rubber Duck Race. All ducks made it to the dock or boom, and three guests of the Battleship New Jersey won prizes for first three sponsored rubber ducks. … Continued