• Fun Battleship Activities to Do at Home
    Wednesday March 18th, 2020
    Fun Battleship Activities to Do at Home
    Are you looking for something fun and educational for your kids to do for the next few weeks while schools out? Would you like to support the Battleship New Jersey in a time of need? Consider buying something form the Ship’s Store. For a limited time our Battleship New Jersey 3D Puzzle will be on sale. ...
  • Live on YouTube Today, We are Talking About Aircraft Carriers
    Wednesday March 18th, 2020
    Live on YouTube Today, We are Talking About Aircraft Carriers
    Today, Wednesday, March 18,  in The War at Home, our daily live broadcasts about the Battleship and her history, we will be talking about aircraft carriers. Join us at 1:00pm (ET) on youtube.com/c/battleshipnewjersey
  • Kids: Color Sheets from the USS New Jersey Coloring Book and We’ll Display Them
    Tuesday March 17th, 2020
    Kids: Color Sheets from the USS New Jersey Coloring Book and We'll Display Them
    Kids: Color sheets from the USS New Jersey coloring book, send your completed work to info@battleshipnewjersey.org and we’ll post online and in the Kids Kompartment aboard the ship! Coloring sheets are available on our Education page at www.battleshipnewjersey.org/education .
  • Help the Battleship with Your NJ Tax Return
    Monday March 16th, 2020
    Help the Battleship with Your NJ Tax Return
    New Jersey residents – help the ship by checking off the Battleship as a charitable contribution when you file your state income tax return! It’s easy and helps the on-going restoration and maintenance of our nation’s most decorated battleship! Thank you for your support!
  • BATTLESHIP CLOSED FOR TOURS, GROUP TOURS, OVERNIGHTS AND EVENTS
    Sunday March 15th, 2020
    BATTLESHIP CLOSED FOR TOURS, GROUP TOURS, OVERNIGHTS AND EVENTS
    In order to protect the health of our guests, volunteers and staff members due to the increasing threat of COVID-19, the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will temporarily close for tours, group tours. overnights and events.  Only essential personnel will report to the Battleship.  The Battleship will monitor the threat and determine when it is safe to re-open ...
  • The Battleship Remembers Sculptor Seward Johnson
    Thursday March 12th, 2020
    The Battleship Remembers Sculptor Seward Johnson
    The Battleship New Jersey salutes and remembers the great artist and Navy veteran, Seward Johnson, who passed away on March 10. Seward’s sculpture, “Embracing Peace,” was displayed on the Battleship Pier.  Fair winds and following seas, sailor.
  • College Choir Performs on the Battleship
    Wednesday March 11th, 2020
    College Choir Performs on the Battleship
    On Tuesday, March 10, the Lindsey Wilson College Singers performed on the forecastle (forward deck) of the Battleship.  The group experienced the guided Fire Power tour first and then performed for guests touring the Battleship. School choirs, bands and chorales can perform on the forecastle as part of a tour of our nation’s most decorated battleship.  ...
  • Distance Learning for Schools
    Wednesday March 11th, 2020
    Distance Learning for Schools
    If your school can’t get to the Battleship, let us bring the Battleship to you — at least virtually! Through video conferencing, your students can “visit” the Battleship New Jersey while learning about topics which correlate to your curriculum. This interactive experience is supplemented by virtual reality demonstrations, oral history video clips, and artifacts which enhance ...
  • Kids Battleship T-Shirts Featured in New Battleshop Landside Store
    Friday March 06th, 2020
    Kids Battleship T-Shirts Featured in New Battleshop Landside Store
    The Battleship’s featured item this month is our Youth T-shirts. These navy blue shirts are made in the USA, are 100% preshrunk cotton and feature the Battleship New Jersey logo on the front. We currently have the shirts in four different sizes from extra small to large.  The shirts can be purchased for $14.99 in the new ...
  • Members: Spend a Night in an Officers’ Stateroom on the Battleship
    Thursday March 05th, 2020
    Members: Spend a Night in an Officers' Stateroom on the Battleship
    The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial has an Overnight Program that Fodor’s Travel Guide has named one of the 15 Best Museum Overnights in the world. Groups as small as one adult and one child, or as large as 290 adults and children can spend the night on board, sleeping in the same bunks ...