• A Battleship Thank You to Re-enactors, Artifact Owners, Veterans and Guests for Vietnam War Living History Day!
    Saturday April 06th, 2019
    The Battleship would like to thank all the Vietnam War re-enactors, artifacts and vehicle owners and veterans who shared their experiences today as part of the ship’s annual Vietnam War Living History Day! It was an incredible day with amazing memories being shared! Thank you and see you next April!
  • German Students Experience a Tour of the Big J
    Saturday April 06th, 2019
    A group of German Exchange Students, currently studying at Collingswood High School, and sponsored by Camden County, NJ Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli Jr., experienced a guided tour of the Battleship New Jersey on Friday, April 5.
  • Hands on History in April: the Vietnam War
    Thursday April 04th, 2019
    To remember the Battleship’s commissioning anniversary into the Vietnam War on April 6, guests touring the ship can check out Vietnam Cruise books, AN/PRC-77 Radio Set and Web Belt . These items, all from the Vietnam era, are available for guests to experience in the In-Port Captain’s Cabin as part of a Fire Power ...
  • Chow Down at the Chow Line, Opens Sat., April 6
    Wednesday April 03rd, 2019
    Chow down at the Chow Line! Have lunch where the sailors of the Big J would have their meals! Grab a sandwich, snack, Pepsi, a cold beer & more at the Chow Line concession stand, which will open Saturday, April 6 from 11:30am to 2:30pm. The Chow Line will be open Saturdays & ...
  • Free Overnight When You Buy One for Friday, April 5
    Tuesday April 02nd, 2019
    Kids: Bring dad and/or mom to an overnight aboard the Battleship! We’re offering a free overnight when you buy one on Friday, April 5. Enjoy dinner & breakfast served at the chowline, tour the ship, and sleep in the bunks the crew once did! But hurry! This special offer is only ...
  • No Event Aboard the Battleship Tonight, Monday, April 1
    Monday April 01st, 2019
    There is no event tonight, Monday, April 1, aboard the Battleship. The ship is open for tours, with the last tour of the day departing at 3pm.
  • Sales Manager Wanted
    Tuesday March 19th, 2019
    The Battleship New Jersey is looking for a full-time sales manager to build our overnight business and assist with events and group sales. Interested and qualified candidates should email their resume with a cover letter to events@battleshipnewjersey.org.
  • Dive Deeper with Added Tours to Areas Not on the Public Tour Route!
    Friday March 15th, 2019
    Visit and learn about the Battleship New Jersey’s Machine Shop, TV Studio, Colors and more! The Battleship’s Dive Deeper experience offers guests visits to onboard spaces not on the public tour route. Dive Deeper activities will take place Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
  • USS New Jersey Sub Under Contruction; Keel Laying on March 25
    Thursday March 14th, 2019
    Technicians work on the construction of USS New Jersey (SSN-796), a Virginia class attack submarine, scheduled to be launched in 2021. Photos courtesy Huntington Ingalls Industries. Watch a Keel Laying Ceremony of the new attack sub at https://www.facebook.com/HuntingtonIngallsIndustries/ at 11:35 a.m. on March 25.
  • Battleship Closed for Tours on Monday, March 4
    Sunday March 03rd, 2019
    Due to the winter storm, the Battleship will be closed for tours on Monday, March 4.