• Battleship Salutes and Remembers Korean War Veterans
    Monday July 27th, 2020
    Battleship Salutes and Remembers Korean War Veterans
    The Battleship New Jersey salutes and remembers all veterans who served our grateful nation in the Korean War. Today is the anniversary of the signing of the Korean Armistice Agreement, which ended fighting on 27 July 1953.
  • Ride the Battleship Concierge Cart Safely Along the Waterfront Promenade for Free
    Friday July 24th, 2020
    Ride the Battleship Concierge Cart Safely Along the Waterfront Promenade for Free
    The Battleship’s concierge cart will be offering free rides along the Camden Waterfront’s Promenades on Saturdays from 10am to 4pm. The Battleship installed clear plastic between rows, asks all riders to wear a face covering when aboard the cart and our driver will wipe down the seats and railings after each passenger departs. The cart will run ...
  • Get a Good View of Philly from the Big Eyes Aboard the Battleship
    Wednesday July 15th, 2020
    Get a Good View of Philly from the Big Eyes Aboard the Battleship
    Get a great look at the Cruiser Olympia and Penn’s Landing, Philadelphia, from the Big Eyes binoculars located on the portside of the Battleship.  Guests can check these out while taking the Fire Power self-guided tour of the Battleship, open every day from 10am to 3pm.
  • Battleship Presents Flag Flown Above the Ship to Northampton Co. Marine Corps League
    Wednesday July 15th, 2020
    Battleship Presents Flag Flown Above the Ship to Northampton Co. Marine Corps League
    Jack Willard (center) of the Battleship New Jersey presented members of the Northampton Co. Unit of the Marine Corps League with a flag flown above the Battleship on July 4th. The Marine Corps League displayed a large model on the pier of the ship on Independence Day.
  • Battleship Remembers EM1 Wayne “Buck” Metz
    Monday July 13th, 2020
    Battleship Remembers EM1 Wayne "Buck" Metz
    The Battleship New Jersey remembers shipmate Wayne “Buck” Metz, who passed away on July 9. Mr. Metz served as an EM1 in E Division aboard the USS New Jersey during her Vietnam commissioning. Fair winds and following seas, sailor.
  • Help Our Troops and Get a Free Tour of the Battleship
    Monday July 13th, 2020
    Help Our Troops and Get a Free Tour of the Battleship
    Help our troops!  Donate items for our troops overseas and get a free tour when you purchase an adult tour.  Military Support Group of NJ, a non-profit group, will collect and ship items to our military personnel overseas. You can drop items off at the Battleship’s Visitors Center any day between the hours of 10am ...
  • Own a Piece of the World’s Greatest Battleship
    Friday July 10th, 2020
    Own a Piece of the World's Greatest Battleship
    The Battleship New Jersey needs your support now more than ever. Please consider buying something from the Ship’s Store. Today’s (7/10) featured items are Battleship Teak Deck Pieces. Own a small piece of the Big J! As you may already know, we are in the process of restoring Battleship New Jerseys Teak Deck. In this process we are ...
  • Experience a Safe Tour of our Nation’s Most Decorated Battleship
    Friday July 10th, 2020
    Experience a Safe Tour of our Nation's Most Decorated Battleship
    Be like RADM. Robert Carney and ADM. Bull Halsey and wear a face covering when out in public! All guests touring the Battleship must wear face coverings, practice social distancing of one fathom – 6 ft – & pass a health screening, which includes a contactless temperature check.  The Battleship also experienced a full interior ...
  • Get a Battleship Firing T-Shirt
    Tuesday July 07th, 2020
    Get a Battleship Firing T-Shirt
    PURCHASE HERE The Battleship New Jersey needs your support now more than ever. Please consider buying something from the Ship’s Store. Today’s (7/7) featured item from the Ship’s Store is our  Ship Firing T-Shirt. Our Ship Firing T-Shirt features an image of Battleship New Jersey firing her 16-inch guns during our Vietnam Commission  (1968-1969) on the back. The ...
  • Battleship Challenge Coins!
    Monday July 06th, 2020
    Battleship Challenge Coins!
    PURCHASE HERE The Battleship New Jersey needs your support now more than ever. Please consider buying something from the Ship’s Store. The Battleship New Jersey Coins are Made in USA, and sell for $14.99 each. Please consider adding a donation to your purchase by clicking on the donation tab. Check out our online store for many more great items ...