- Save $5 per Camper When You Book Your Overnight by Sept. 1
Friday June 29th, 2018
The Battleship is scheduling overnights for the 2018-2019 season. Reserve an overnight for your scout troop or youth organization before September 1 and you can save $5 per person for the overnight!
The Battleship’s award-winning overnight program includes dinner and breakfast served from the Chowline, a guided tour of the ship, a chance ...
- Battleship’s Inaugural Captain Quack Rubber Duck Race
Sunday June 10th, 2018
Four hundred rubber ducks raced across Wiggins Marina at the Camden Waterfront, NJ along the
Delaware River today at noon at part of the inaugural Captain Quack’s Rubber Duck Race.
All ducks made it to the dock or boom, and three guests of the Battleship New Jersey won prizes
for first three sponsored rubber ducks.
The first ...
- A Taste of South Jersey’s 2018 Winner
Thursday June 07th, 2018
The evening of June 4, 2018, Camden County Regional Chamber of Commerce held their annual A Taste of South Jersey aboard the Battleship New Jersey in Camden, NJ. This year’s theme was “CELEBRATE OUR BIG 5,” meaning all five branches of our U.S. Military. We had great participation from a variety of eateries, sponsors, and ...
- Happy Birthday, Bob Hope!
Tuesday May 29th, 2018
115 years ago today legendary entertainer Bob Hope was born. Between 1941 and 1991 he performed 57 USO shows for the armed forces including two aboard the Big J, in December 1968 while the ship was off Vietnam and again in December of 1983 while she was off Beirut. For his extraordinary service he was ...
- Guided Turret II Tour Added for 1pm on Memorial Day
Monday May 28th, 2018
The Battleship[ has added a second Turret II tour today, Memorial Day, This Turret II tour will launch at 1pm.
This guided tour takes guests five decks below the main deck to the bottom of the 16-inch gun turret. Along the way, you’ll load powder bags, hoist projectiles, plot a firing solution in the analog computer, ...
- Take the Riverlink Ferry to the Camden Waterfront
Sunday May 27th, 2018
Enjoy a wonderful boat ride across the Delaware River with the Riverlink Ferry, which sails every day from Penn’s Landing to the Camden Waterfront, home of the Battleship New Jersey
The Riverlink Ferry schedule is:
FERRY Departure Times (Saturdays and Sundays only 9/5-9/24 with additional special event service on 9/14 and 9/15):
- Tall Ships Fans: Get a Half Price Tour of the Battleship
Friday May 25th, 2018
Just show your Tall Ships ticket or ticket stub at the Battleship’s Ticket Office this weekend – Friday, May 25 through Monday, May 28 – and get half off a Fire Power Tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship, open every day from 9:30am to 5pm.
- Chow Down at the Chowline, Opening Every Day Beginning Sat., May 26
Friday May 25th, 2018
Now guests can enjoy a delicious Dietz & Watson sausage sandwich or hot dog, an ice cold Pepsi or beer, and some scrumptious snacks at the Chowline every day from 11:30am to 2:30pm beginning Saturday, May 26. Get your lunch that same way the sailors received theirs, and enjoy eating it in the Crew’s Mess.
- Wizard World Fans, Save 50% on a Tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship
Thursday May 17th, 2018
Fans attending Philadelphia Wizard World Comic Con this weekend, show your ticket or ticket stub and get half-off a Fire Power Tour of the Battleship New Jersey. Climb inside the massive 16-inch gun turret, check out the Tomahawk missile launch pads, track missile launches in the Combat Engagement Center and more! Open every day from ...
- Happy Mothers Day Weekend from the Big J!
Friday May 11th, 2018
Happy Mothers Day Weekend to all the moms from the Battleship New Jersey! Bring mom for a tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship today through Sunday, May 13, and we’ll give her a coupon good for 20% off her first visit to Rizzieri Salons and Spa!