- 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.
- Battleship Welcomes the USS John P. Murtha
Monday October 03rd, 2016
The Battleship welcomed the Navy’s newest ship, the USS John P. Murtha, with a saluting gun blast today. The Murtha will be commissioned during a ceremony at Penn’s Landing, Philadelphia on Saturday.
- Battleship Lit Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness
Saturday October 01st, 2016
The Battleship will join buildings and structures throughout the Delaware Valley in lighting the ship pink throughout October as part of the Susan G. Komen Foundation’s Lights for a Cure program for Breast Cancer Awareness.
Below is a list of all buildings and structures participating in this year’s program.
The Avenue of the Arts (Oct. 1 ...
- Battleship Welcomes the Public Works Association!
Wednesday September 28th, 2016
The Battleship New Jersey welcomes the Public Works Association today. Enjoy your meeting and lunch aboard the Big J!
Have your next meeting or event aboard the Battleship! From six guests to 3,006, the Battleship offers unique spaces and add-on options to make your next function a truly historic one! For more information, email email@example.com or ...
- The Battleship Salutes Greta Zimmer Friedman, Nurse from the WWII Times Square Kiss
Saturday September 17th, 2016
The Battleship remembers Greta Zimmer Friedman, the nurse from the iconic Times Square kiss, celebrating victory in World War II. Ms. Friedman passed away on Sept. 8 at the age of 92.
Ms. Friedman’s kiss was captured in the sculpture, “Embracing Peace, ” created by Seward Johnson. One of the sculptures sits on the pier of ...