USS New Jersey Ball Caps

The Battleship New Jersey needs your support now more than ever. Please consider buying something from the Ship’s Store. Today’s (7/13) featured item from the Ship’s Store is our Battleship Baseball Caps. The ball caps come in three colors Navy Blue, Red, and Coyote Brown. The hats have USS New Jersey, BB-62, and an image … Continued

Battleship Polo Shirts

The Battleship New Jersey needs your support now more than ever. Please consider buying something from the Ship’s Store. Today’s (4/3) featured item from the ship’s store is our  Battleship Polo Shirt Our Polo features the Battleship logo embroidered on the right chest It comes in navy blue and black. This item sells for $45 … Continued

Friday, March 20’s The War at Home YouTube Episode

In today’s episode of The War at Home, our curatorial staff is on board the ship, we are talking specifically about the Captain’s spaces on board. This episode will premiere at 1:00 and out staff will be on hand to answer your questions! https://youtu.be/xnUIXuBuqk4

Free Tours & Transportation for Camden Public Schools

 In addition to complimentary group tours to Camden public schools, the Battleship can now supply free bus transportation to the ship! Camden students can now experience a guided Fire Power tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship!  Students can touch history as they check out the 16-inch gun turrets, play in Jason’s Kids Kompartment presented by … Continued

Battleship’s Fall Tour Hours in Effect, Beginning Sept. 3

The Battleship New Jersey Fall Tour Hours will go into effect on Tuesday, Sept. 3.  The Battleship will be open for Fire Power audio tours every day from 9:30am to 3pm through December 31.  The Battleship will be closed for tours on Thanksgiving. Thursday, Nov. 28, and Christmas Day, Wednesday, Dec. 25. The guided Turret … Continued

Battle of the Branches Futsol Tournament aboard the Battleship

In partnership with the USO and Battleship New Jersey, the Philadelphia Union are running a 5v5 mini-soccer tournament on the deck of the Battleship to celebrate Military Appreciation Week in August! The Union are inviting all active duty military, as well as retired, reserve, DOD civilians, and friends and family playing in honor or memory … Continued

The Battleship Remembers Rear Admiral Richard D. Milligan

By Captain Walt Urban, USN (ret) Liaison Officer, Battleship New Jersey On June 28, 2018, Battleship New Jersey (BB-62) lost her 16th Commanding Officer, Rear Admiral Richard D. Milligan, USN (Ret.). His death at 81 years old was due to complications from dementia. Milligan and his wife of 56 years, Mary Bourke, ultimately retired to … Continued

Free Tours for Military Families for Armed Forces Day, Sat., May 18

The Battleship will celebrate Armed Forces Day on Saturday, May 18 with complimentary tours to active military personnel and their families. Experience the a Fire Power Tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship! Take a walk down Broadway, Climb inside the 16-inch gun turret, learn how the crew lived aboard this floating city and more!