• Happy Fathers Day from the Big J!
    Sunday June 18th, 2017
    Happy Fathers Day! The Battleship salutes all dads! Take Dad on a tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship. Turret II guided tours launch at 11am and 1pm today, and Fire Power audio tours run throughout the day from 9:30am to 5pm.
  • Office Trailers for Sale
    Wednesday June 14th, 2017
    Available for sale – trailers formerly used landside as offices at the Battleship New Jersey: – 20′ x 32′ Split office building 2 office rooms, Reception area, Closet, Large conference room area, kitchenette, 1/2 bath Large conference area. Wired for electric, network and phone. AC unit needs work, Very well lit inside with large windows. Building was built in two ...
  • Battleship Closed for Tour on Friday, March 17
    Friday March 17th, 2017
    The Battleship will be closed for tours on Friday, March 17 so we can clear the remaining ice from the upper decks along the tour route.  The Battleship will open for tours on Saturday, March 18 from 9:30am to 3pm.
  • Battleship Closed for Tours on Tuesday, March 14 and Wednesday, March 15
    Tuesday March 14th, 2017
    Due to the winter storm, the Battleship New Jersey is closed for tours today, Tuesday, March 14, and will be closed for tours on Wednesday, March 15.
  • Battleship New Jersey Teak and Sterling Silver Pendants
    Friday March 03rd, 2017
    These nickel-sized pendants are made of teak removed from Battleship New Jersey during the process of deck restoration.  The teak is set in sterling silver and features either a laser etched heart or a fouled anchor on one side and the Battleship New Jersey logo on the reverse side.   Each pendant is $24.99 plus $3.00 ...
  • 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.   The ...
  • 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 ...