Evening Guided Tour: Turret II

When:
June 24, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
2022-06-24T18:00:00-04:00
2022-06-24T19:30:00-04:00
Cost:
$25-$30
Contact:
866-877-6262 x108
Evening Guided Tour: Turret II

Friday  June, 24 2022 at 6:00pm

Join a knowledgeable tour guide in a 90-minute, family friendly, walking tour that takes guests through the five stories of one of Battleship New Jersey’s massive 16″ gun turrets. Visitors will get to stand in the armored gun house where the gun captain oversaw reloading procedures, explore the magazines where 1-ton shells and thousands of powder bags were stored, and pull the triggers in the plotting room where primitive but effective computers aimed the guns over the horizon. This fun for all ages experience includes many hands-on elements that let’s guests see and feel what it was like for a World War II crew member to fire the ship’s guns. Tickets are limited and will sell out quickly.

Admission is $25-$30, $15 for Battleship NJ Members

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