• Watch the July 4th Flyover from the Battleship!
    Friday July 03rd, 2020
    Watch the July 4th Flyover from the Battleship!
    Guests touring the Battleship on the afternoon of July 4th are welcome to stay aboard and watch the jets fly over Philadelphia at approximately 5:15pm. The United States Military announced a 4th of July flyover in Philadelphia as part of a salute to cities that played a pivotal role in the American Revolution. The flyover will be ...
  • Help Our Troops!
    Friday July 03rd, 2020
    Help Our Troops!
    Bring in an item below and the Military Support Group of NJ, a non-profit organization, will collect items, put them into care packages and send them to our military personnel overseas. Plus, we’ll give all donors a coupon for a free tour of the Battleship with the purchase of an adult tour! Items needed for our troops are: Almonds (Small Packages) Beef Jerky ...
  • Battleship Joins Museums and Historical Attractions in Ringing Ship’s Bell on July 4
    Friday July 03rd, 2020
    Battleship Joins Museums and Historical Attractions in Ringing Ship's Bell on July 4
    The Battleship will ring the Ship’s Bell 13 times at 2pm on July 4th as part of a national effort to salute Independence Day . The Battleship will join museums and historical attractions throughout the country in ringing her bell for freedom.
  • Battleship Awards Scholarships to Camden Students
    Thursday July 02nd, 2020
    Battleship Awards Scholarships to Camden Students
    The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial has named the recipients of her annual Camden Resident Student Scholarship Awards for the school year of 2019-2020.  Ten students, all Camden, NJ residents, have been selected by their respective schools; one from each of the eight secondary schools in Camden, plus one student from Camden County College and one student from Rutgers University Camden.   The students receiving ...
  • The Fire Power Tour is Back!
    Thursday July 02nd, 2020
    The Fire Power Tour is Back!
    Experience a full tour of the Battleship New Jersey today! The Fire Power self-guided tour is back and will launch at 10am with the last tour of the day departing at 4pm. Walk down Broadway, track a tomahawk in the Combat Engagement Center, see the massive 16-inch gun turrets and more! Free parking along Clinton ...
  • Please Share Why the Battleship is a Great Nonprofit!
    Wednesday July 01st, 2020
    Please Share Why the Battleship is a Great Nonprofit!
    If you love our work then tell the world! Stories about us from people like you will help us make an even bigger impact in our community. GreatNonprofits – the #1 source of nonprofit stories and feedback – is honoring highly regarded nonprofits with their 2020 Top-Rated List. Won’t you help us raise visibility for ...
  • Thank you to NJ Humanities for Award of COVID-19 Response Grant
    Wednesday July 01st, 2020
    Thank you to NJ Humanities for Award of COVID-19 Response Grant
    The Battleship wishes to thank the New Jersey Council for the Humanities for awarding the ship a COVID-19 Response Grant.  NJ Humanities awarded nearly $650,000 grants to cultural institutions throughout the state. 
  • Collect the Battleship Challenge Coin
    Wednesday July 01st, 2020
    Collect the Battleship Challenge Coin
    The Battleship New Jersey needs your support now more than ever. Please consider buying something from the Ship’s Store. Today’s (7/1) featured item from the Ship’s Store is our Battleship Challenge Coin. Our Challenge 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 ...
  • Get a Battleship Signal Flag
    Tuesday June 30th, 2020
    Get a Battleship Signal Flag
    The Battleship New Jersey needs your support now more than ever. Please consider buying something from the Ship’s Store. Today’s (6/30) featured item from the Ship’s Store is our retired Signal Flags Every year the Battleship New Jersey retires dozens of signal flags due to wear. These flags are used to decorate the ship for special events ...
  • Help Jersey Businesses – Buy New Jersey!
    Monday June 29th, 2020
    Help Jersey Businesses - Buy New Jersey!
    Let’s put our money on New Jersey! Purchase goods and services from New Jersey-based businesses, especially small businesses, as the state reopens and recovers from the coronavirus pandemic. #BuyNJ #BuyLocalNJ