- Gas Heaters Lighting Ceremony, Friday, Oct. 27 at 11am
Wednesday October 25th, 2017
Join us as we hold a “ceremonial lighting” of the new gas heater system on the Pier of the
Battleship New Jersey on Friday, October 27 at 11am. The Battleship will use her
historic ship matches to symbolize the lighting of this new system, which will make the ship
much more energy efficient and potentially save thousands of ...
- Battleship Lit Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Wednesday October 04th, 2017
The Battleship is joining buildings, monuments and structures throughout the Delaware Valley by lighting the ship pink for the Susan G. Komen Foundation’s Lights of the Cure. The Battleship will be lit pink throughout October, which is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
- WIP Morning Show Live on the Battleship, Wed., Sept. 20
Wednesday September 20th, 2017
Welcome aboard for this morning’s, Wed., Sept. 20, broadcast of the Angelo Cataldi and The WIP Morning Show live on the Battleship! Free admission, free breakfast courtesy of Dietz & Watson, meet Eagles cheerleaders and Swoop, and more! 5:30am to 10am on the fantail of the Battleship
- Park Closer to the Battleship with VIP Parking!
Wednesday September 13th, 2017
Guests can now park closer to the Battleship! We’ve opened up a few more spaces land-side for cars to park. For just $15, you can now park very close to the pier and a shorter walk to the Battleship!
Just let our parking attendant at our Clinton St. entrance know that you want to VIP parking!
- XPN Fest Goers Can Enjoy Free Tour of the Battleship This Weekend!
Tuesday July 25th, 2017
XPN Festival goers can enjoy a free Fire Power self-guided tour when you purchase an adult Fire Power tour ticket and show your XPN Festival ticket! Good Friday, July 28 through Sunday, July 30, 9:30am to 5pm.
Experience the massive 16-inch gun turrets, the Combat Engagement Center, the Bridge, learn how the crew lived aboard this ...
- Cancelled: Flying Fish Beer Garden for Friday, July 14
Friday July 14th, 2017
Due to the forecast of heavy rain and thunderstorms for this afternoon, the Flying Fish Beer Garden on the Battleship’s Pier has been cancelled for today.
We will be on the Pier tomorrow, Saturday, from 4pm to 7:30pm, serving delicious Flying Fish beer — just $5 a beer! — before the Zac Brown Band concert ...
- Quad 40mm Gun Rotates for First Time in Over 50 Years!
Thursday July 13th, 2017
For the first time in over 50 years, the Quad 40 gun, which was aboard the Battleship during WWII and the Korean War, rotates! The gun, being restored at the Mahan Collection Museum, Basking Ridge, NJ, will be placed on the pier of the Battleship New Jersey once its fully restored.
- Shop on Amazon and Support the Battleship!
Thursday July 06th, 2017
Amazon Prime Day in July 11. When you use #StartWithaSmile on #PrimeDay, Amazon donates to the Battleship New Jersey! Shop for great deals at smile.amazon.com/ch/22-3604324
- Quad 40 Gun Moved from Philly Navy Yard to Mahan Collection for Restoriation
Thursday July 06th, 2017
The Quadruple 40mm Bofors Gun Mounts, once aboard the USS New Jersey during WWII and the Korean War, are being moved from the Philadelphia Navy Yard for reconditioning at the Mahan Collection, Basking Ridge, NJ. After restoration, the Quad 40 will be moved to its final home at the Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ.
- Fireworks Show is still on for Tonight, Saturday, July 1
Saturday July 01st, 2017
The Battleship is still open for the public viewing of the fireworks over the Delaware River at 9:30am tonight! We’ll have an appearance by the Phillies Phanatic, music, food concessions and bar service. Even take a chance to fire the 5-inch and saluting gun at the end of the fireworks show! Just a $10 donation ...