• Happy Birthday US Marine Corps
    Thursday November 10th, 2016
    The Battleship salutes and wishes the United States Marine Corps a happy birthday today!
  • 16-Inch Gun Projectile on the Move!
    Tuesday November 08th, 2016
    Super human staff?? Battleship staff members Dennis McMichael (right) & Harry Aharon move a 16-inch gun projectile on the ship’s pier.  However, this was only a fiberglass model of the 1,900-pound  projectile, once fired 23 miles from the Battleship, which is open every day for tours from 9:30am to 3pm.
  • Be Sure to Vote Today. Then Tour the World’s Greatest Battleship!
    Tuesday November 08th, 2016
    Cast your ballot then take a tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship! It’s a beautiful day to walk along the decks that Presidents once walked upon! Check out the 16-inch gun turrets, learn how the crew lived and more. Open every day from 9:30am to 3pm!
  • Take Home a Souvenir Photo at the Battleship on Weekends!
    Monday November 07th, 2016
    Let our professional photographers capture your visit to the World’s Greatest Battleship with a photo of you on the pier of the Battleship with the ship in the background.  These vividly beautiful photographs come in a Battleship folder.  The perfect keep safe from a day aboard our nation’s most decorated battleship! Photos will be available for ...
  • 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 ...