- Battleship Opens for Walk-up Tours Every Day Beginning March 1
Thursday February 23rd, 2017
The Battleship New Jersey opens for tours every day beginning Wednesday, March 1 from 9:30am to 3pm!
Guests can experience the Fire Power audio tour, which features the 16-inch gun turrets, Combat Engagement Center, Tomahawk Missile launch boxes, life aboard this floating city, crew narration, sound effects and more, every day beginning March 1.
- Check Out the Big Eyes, Now Part of the Fire Power Tour
Saturday February 18th, 2017
It’s a beautiful day to tour the World’s Greatest Battleship! Check out the new Big Eyes, located along the Fire Power tour. The Battleship is open for tours Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Presidents Day, from 9:30am to 3pm.
- Win Presidents DVD When You Tour the Battleship This Weekend!
Thursday February 16th, 2017
Enter to win the free DVD, “Ultimate Guide to the Presidents,” courtesy of The History Channel, this Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Presidents Day! The Battleship is open for tours this weekend from 9:30am to 3pm each day.
We’ve also added the premium Turret II Tour on Monday! Journey five decks below the massive 16-inch gun turret. ...
- Free Onboard Class of “Women in the Navy” In March for Student Groups!
Monday February 13th, 2017
March is National Women’s History Month. To celebrate it, the Battleship is offering a complimentary class, “Women in the Navy,” for any schools or student groups that schedule a group tour of the Battleship in March. Group tours are just $10 per person and feature a 90-minute guided tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship. To ...
- Battleship New Jersey Names Dave Ratcliffe as Volunteer of the Month for February
Thursday February 09th, 2017
Dave Ratcliffe has been a volunteer on the Battleship New Jersey since 2001. His wife, Sue, is also a volunteer. Both are long-time members of the Battleship’s Award Winning Brass Team. Dave, who lives in Bristol, PA, where he works at a large machine shop. He looks forward to the day when he can retire ...
- Thanks for Making it a “Souper Weekend” at the Battleship!
Monday February 06th, 2017
The Battleship would like to thank all the guests who donated a can of soup during our opening weekend for walk-up tours. Several dozens of cans were collected and will be donated to the Food Bank of South Jersey. It truly was a “Souper Weekend!”
- Help Save Important WWII and Korean War Artifacts
Thursday February 02nd, 2017
The World’s Greatest Battleship is working to acquire four unique artifacts that helped America win World War II and stop North Korean aggression. If the ship does not obtain these artifacts soon, they may be lost forever. With your help, the Battleship can obtain three 16” gun barrels used on the ship in WWII and ...
- Battleship Flying Larger Flags!
Thursday February 02nd, 2017
The Battleship is now offering larger 5′ x 8′ American flags that have been flown above the Battleship! The larger flags are available for a $100 donation and include a Certificate of Authenticity.
The ship is still offering 4’x6′ flags. These, along with a Certificate of Authenticity, are available for a $62 donation.
Please complete, print and ...
- Visit the Battleship TV Studio! Now Part of an Overnight Tour!
Monday January 30th, 2017
Guests spending the night aboard the Battleship will now get to check out the TV studio, once used on board for sailors to report news and happenings on the Battleship! Sit behind the anchor’s desk, work the TV camera and more!
The Battleship’s award-winning overnight program allows guests to sleep in the bunks that the sailors ...
- Have a Slumber Party at These 15 Museums
Wednesday January 25th, 2017
The Battleship New Jersey’s award-winning overnight program was among 15 other museums listed in Fodor’s unique locations to have a slumber party! To check out this story, visit
The Battleship offers our unique overnight programs for scouts, youth organizations and families. Overnight guests can enjoy dinner and breakfast served at the chowline, a guided tour ...