Battleship New Jersey Museum Reopening for Outside Deck Tour Only

Carol Comegno, Cherry Hill Courier-PostPublished 5:54 p.m. ET June 14, 2020 Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial sits at its own pier on the Delaware River in Camden and across from the Philadelphia riverfront and skyline. It is reopening Monday for limited tours after a coronavirus-related closure since March , (Photo: Courtesy of Battleship New Jersey … Continued

Battleship New Jersey to Re-Open for Tours on Monday, June 15

CAMDEN WATERFRONT, NJ — The Board of Trustees of the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial announced that the ship will re-open for limited, self-guided tours of the exterior decks of the ship, beginning Monday, June 15.   “We are thrilled to re-open our nation’s most decorated Battleship and allow people to experience this national … Continued

Facebook Live Ceremony for Memorial Day Aboard the Battleship

TIME:            Memorial Day Ceremony:  10am, Monday, May 25, 2020   DETAILS:       The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will honor our military brothers and Sisters who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our nation with a Memorial Day ceremony on Facebook Live at 10am on Monday, May 25.   The Memorial Day ceremony will feature an … Continued

Battleship’s Education Department Virtually Teaches Students in Mexico

Even during the shutdown, the Battleship New Jersey continues to fulfill her mission to educate the public. The Battleship’s education department was invited to teach a class on the Cold War, specifically focusing on Korea, the “forgotten war.” On May 7, Education Manager Libby Jones, and Collections Manager Alaina Noland were virtually hosted by a … Continued

Battleship Extends Deadline for Camden Resident Scholarship Program

  DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will not let this crisis prevent us from awarding scholarships to students who have been nominated by Camden schools.  Thus, the Battleship has extended the deadline for applications for the Camden Resident Student Scholarship Program  to June 1.  Recipients will receive a one-time $1,000 scholarship which … Continued

Battleship’s Online Programs During Coronavirus Closure

CAMDEN WATERFRONT, NJ.  The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will be closed indefinitely for tours, group tours, overnights and events in order to protect the health of guests, volunteers and staff members due to the increasing threat of the Coronavirus COVID-19 virus.  Only essential personnel will report to maintain and secure the Battleship.   … Continued

BATTLESHIP CLOSED FOR TOURS, GROUP TOURS, OVERNIGHTS AND EVENTS

In order to protect the health of our guests, volunteers and staff members due to the increasing threat of COVID-19, the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will temporarily close for tours, group tours. overnights and events.  Only essential personnel will report to the Battleship.  The Battleship will monitor the threat and determine when it is … Continued

Battleship Board of Trustees Names Marshall Spevak as Chairman

Longtime Battleship Board Member Dennis Levitt named Vice Chair   (Camden, NJ) — On Wednesday night, March 4, in the Officers Wardroom on the deck of the Battleship New Jersey, the Board of Trustees of the Home Port Alliance for the USS New Jersey, Inc. elected Marshall Spevak as its new Chairman of the Board … Continued