• Fire a Salute from the Battleship’s Saluting Gun This Saturday, July 13
    Wednesday July 10th, 2024
    Fire a Salute from the Battleship's Saluting Gun This Saturday, July 13
    Fire a Salute from the Battleship’s  Saluting Gun! Saluting Gun Salutes Saturday, July 13 from 12pm to 2pm.  Just a $50 donation to the Battleship!  This Saturday, July 13, you can fire a salute from the Battleship’s saluting gun between 12pm to 2pm.  Just a $50 donation.  You can donate for the gun salute in our ticket ...
  • Battleship Officially Opens for Tours Today with Ribbon Cutting
    Wednesday July 10th, 2024
    Battleship Officially Opens for Tours Today with Ribbon Cutting
    The Battleship New Jersey officially opened for tours today, Wednesday, July 10, with a Ribbon Cutting ceremony on the ship’s Quarterdeck.  Camden Mayor Vic Carstarphen,  Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. , New Jersey Assemblyman William Spearman,  Camden Councilwoman Nohemi Soria, along with Battleship CEO Marshall Spevak, Board of Trustee members Pat Jones, Steve Sheehan, Joe ...
  • Air Conditioning is On! The Battleship Tours are Cool!
    Saturday July 06th, 2024
    Air Conditioning is On!  The Battleship Tours are Cool!
    Our air conditioning  is back on!  Touring the Battleship will be a cool experience this weekend! Open for guided tours at 12pm and  self-guided tours from 10am to 4pm.
  • Gritty Plays Battleship on the Battleship
    Friday July 05th, 2024
    Gritty Plays Battleship on the Battleship
    While the Battleship was in dry dock at the Philadelphia Navy Yard, the Flyers’ Gritty played the game Battleship in various locations on the Battleship.  Word was Gritty did sink his opponent’s battleship!
  • Fireworks Aboard the Battleship for Wednesday, July 3 are Sold Out!
    Tuesday July 02nd, 2024
    Fireworks Aboard the Battleship for Wednesday, July 3 are Sold Out!
    The fireworks show for tonight, Wednesday, July 3, is sold out.  No walk-up tickets are available. Thanks to everyone  for supporting the Battleship by donating for fireworks tickets The Battleship decks will open at 7pm tonight.  Fireworks will start at approximately 9:30pm.  Parking is available in Lot #1 across from the Freedom Mortgage Pavilion and in the ...
  • Story of Battleship’s Dry Dock in SJ Magazine
    Monday July 01st, 2024
    Story of Battleship's Dry Dock in SJ Magazine
    Check out the story in SJ Magazine about the Battleship’s dry dock project. Click Here for the Story
  • Watch the July 3rd Fireworks from the Deck of the Battleship
    Monday July 01st, 2024
    Watch the July 3rd Fireworks from the Deck of the Battleship
    On Wednesday, July 3, experience the amazing view of the Independence Week Fireworks over the Delaware River from the forecastle (forward deck) of the Battleship New Jersey.  We’ll also rock out to live music by the 99 Reasons Band.  Kids can enjoy face painting.  We’ll have food concessions and bar service.   Even take a chance ...
  • Bid to Own Unique Battleship Painting
    Wednesday June 26th, 2024
    Bid to Own Unique Battleship Painting
    One-of-a-kind artwork, created by Camden artist William Butler, for the Battleship.  The finished painting, entitled “Firepower for Freedom,” is a 36” x 48” acrylic on canvas piece, beautifully framed with original USS New Jersey 1943 teak deck boards. This important, multi-layered painting was unveiled at the 2nd Annual Admiral Halsey Awards Dinner on Thursday, May ...
  • NJ Beer Festival on the Battleship: Cancelled
    Tuesday June 18th, 2024
    NJ Beer Festival on the Battleship: Cancelled
    Due to the unprecedented heat forecast for the next several days, we have made the difficult decision to cancel Saturday’s Nj Beer Festival on the Battleship. If you would like, your tickets can be transferred at no cost to the Brew Blast on the Battleship, September 7, 1 – 5 pm. If not we will issue ...
  • Camden Residents Scholarship Awardees Announced
    Saturday June 15th, 2024
    Camden Residents Scholarship Awardees Announced
    The Battleship’s  12th annual Camden Residents Scholarship Awards Program honored award students who reside in Camden with $2000 scholarships to be used for their education as they move forward in their academic career. The Battleship has awarded 120 Camden students a total of $140,000 in scholarships over the past 12 years. The Battleship has recently contacted Camden ...