• The Battleship Remembers and Salutes Crewmember Joseph Pelliccio
    Tuesday February 18th, 2020
    The Battleship Remembers and Salutes Crewmember Joseph Pelliccio
    The Battleship New Jersey is saddened to announce the passing of Korean War Veteran of USS New Jersey, Joseph Pelliccio,  on 2/18/2020. He was 91 years old. Mr. Pelliccio served on USS New Jersey from 1950-52. Viewing services are being held at Weatherhead Young Funeral Home in Brick NJ on Thursday 2/20 from 2-4 PM. Friday Service at ...
  • Fair Winds and Following Seas, Kirk Douglas
    Wednesday February 05th, 2020
    Fair Winds and Following Seas, Kirk Douglas
    The Battleship salutes acting legend and Navy veteran Kirk Douglas, who passed away today. Fair winds and following seas, sailor.
  • Battleship Welcomes Sailors from Brazil Navy
    Tuesday February 04th, 2020
    Battleship Welcomes Sailors from Brazil Navy
    The Battleship New Jersey welcomed aboard three sailors from the Brazilain Navy who stopped by for a tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship today.
  • 20 Years Ago “We Got the Ship!”
    Tuesday January 21st, 2020
    20 Years Ago "We Got the Ship!"
    20 years ago today, the Courier Post told South Jersey “We got the ship!” The Battleship New Jersey thanks Carol Comegno and the Courier-Post for their support 20 years ago and today! You can follow Carol Comegno on the Battleship and other military stories at courierpostonline.com
  • Engineering Tour Available at 11am on Monday, Jan. 20, MLK Day
    Friday January 17th, 2020
    Engineering Tour Available at 11am on Monday, Jan. 20, MLK Day
    There will be three chances to experience the Battleship‘s Engine Room tour this weekend! We added the Engineering Steam to Speed guided tour on Mon, Jan. 20, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Day. This premium tour will launch Saturday, Sunday and this Monday at 11am! Tickets are available at online at www.battleshipnewjersey.org or call 866-877-6262 ...
  • Free Onboard Class on the USS Mason for Student Tours
    Thursday January 16th, 2020
    Free Onboard Class on the USS Mason for Student Tours
    To celebrate Black History Month, student groups who schedule a tour in February can receive a complimentary class on the USS Mason, the example of integration in the US Navy.   School tours are guided and feature the ship’s weapons systems and how the crew lived aboard this floating city. School groups can add on Ration ...
  • Enjoy Lunch and Save at Victor’s Pub or Home Stretch Deli
    Saturday January 04th, 2020
    Enjoy lunch and save at the Home Stretch Deli & Market and Victor’s Pub after your tour the Battleship through February. Just show your Battleship tour ticket stub at either restaurant — both are just north of the Battleship — and get 10% off your lunch in January and February! The Home Stretch Deli & Market, open ...
  • New Tour Additions Launch on January 2
    Thursday January 02nd, 2020
    New Tour Additions Launch on January 2
    The Battleship New Jersey will expand the Fire Power tour to include four new separate route options: Green Line, Introductory Tour: Our main tour route takes you through enlisted berthing, the officer’s ward room, and the captain’s cabin. This route will also show you several exhibits about the history of the ship. 1/2 MILE, 6 LADDERS, ...
  • Battleship Lit Green for the Eagles
    Wednesday January 01st, 2020
    Battleship Lit Green for the Eagles
    The Battleship has joined buildings and structures throughout the Philly area to be lit green for the Eagles playoff game on Sunday. Go Birds!  
  • A Great New Year’s Eve Aboard the Battleship!
    Wednesday January 01st, 2020
    A Great New Year's Eve Aboard the Battleship!
    Thanks to everyone who came out for the New Year’s Eve fireworks!  It was a great night! The Grand Finale of the Midnight Fireworks show was tremendous! Happy New Year! The Battleship will be closed for tours on New Year’s Day, January 1.  The ship will re-open for tours on Thursday, January 2 and will be open every ...