• Battleship Lit Purple for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness in November
    Friday November 04th, 2016
    The Battleship New Jersey has turned her lights purple in November for National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness. November 17 is National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day. The society is asking venues to “turn it purple” in November for support of pancreatic cancer awareness.  For more information, visit: https://pancreaticcanceraction.org/support-us/awareness-month/world-pancreatic-cancer-day-2/
  • Battleship Turned Pink for Lights for a Cure in October
    Friday November 04th, 2016
    The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial was proud to turn her lights pink and participate in the Susan G. Komen “Lights for a Cure” Program in October.  The Battleship joined hundreds of buildings and structures by lighting the ship pink to show support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. To see coverage of the Battleship’s pink ...
  • Own a Piece of History!
    Thursday November 03rd, 2016
    This piece of the teak from the deck of the Battleship New Jersey was removed and replaced in 2015. The Battleship is replacing all 53,000 sq. ft. of the teak deck. Unlike regular deck boards, this piece was originally custom crafted to fit around the quadruple Bofors 40 mm gun tub on the forecastle that ...
  • Delicious Treats for Kids Touring the Battleship This Weekend
    Friday October 28th, 2016
    Kids touring the Battleship this Saturday, Sunday and Halloween can enjoy a treat of Stonyfield Organic Fruit Snacks! The snacks will be available at the Battleship Ticket Office while supplies last.
  • Famous Battleship Offers Special Night Tour for the Halloween Season
    Thursday October 27th, 2016
    CAMDEN, N.J. –In the spirit of Halloween, a famous vessel has added a special themed tour for the fall. With daily hours as a museum, the USS New Jersey is the most decorated battleship in U.S. history after being commissioned into the Navy in 1943. Since its retirement, the ship now lives in Camden and has ...
  • Watch Segment on the Battleship’s Moonlight Tour on SJ Today Tonight, Oct. 26, at 7pm!
    Wednesday October 26th, 2016
    Battleship Curator Jason Hall (right) leads the crew from SNJ Today on a Moonlight Tour of the Battleship. The segment on the Moonlight tour will air tonight, Wed., Oct. 26 at 7pm on Channel 4. Tickets are still available for the Moonlight adult tour at 6pm on Thurs., Oct. 27. Experience this adult-only tour and ...
  • Tickets still Available for Curator-led Moonlight Tour of the Battleship Thursday, Oct. 27 at 6pm
    Wednesday October 26th, 2016
    Experience an evening tour through the dark passageways of the Battleship New Jersey!  But don’t be scared! We have the Battleship’s Curator to guide you and you’ll even get a Battleship flashlight to take home!  Check out Sailor Art — including skeletal images — hear adult-oriented stories and more.  Complete your tour with a cold ...
  • Happy Birthday US Navy!
    Thursday October 13th, 2016
    Saluting the greatest navy in the world! Happy Birthday US Navy!
  • Food Circus Supermarkets Donate $11,000 to the Battleship
    Tuesday October 11th, 2016
    Joseph Azzolina Jr. (middle with check), President of Food Circus, Inc. and Board of Trustee member, donates a check for $11,000 to the Battleship New Jersey as part of a Food Circus fundraising promotion this past summer. Accepting the check is Battleship CEO Phil Rowan (second from right), as Board members Robert Wahlquist (left) and ...
  • Check Out the Battleship on “This is South Jersey” Saturday, Oct. 15
    Monday October 10th, 2016
    The Battleship will be featured on the TV travel show, “This is South Jersey” this Saturday, Oct. 15, on WHYY at 11 am and again on NJTV on Wed, Oct. 19 at 8:30 pm.