• Chow Down at the Chowline, Opening Every Day Beginning Sat., May 26
    Friday May 25th, 2018
    Chow Down at the Chowline, Opening Every Day Beginning Sat., May 26
    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
    Wizard World Fans, Save 50% on a Tour of the World's Greatest Battleship
    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 from the Big J!
    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!
  • Captain Quack Rubber Duck Race!
    Thursday April 26th, 2018
    Captain Quack Rubber Duck Race!
    Guests can sponsor the Battleship’s rubber duck, Captain Quack, and then cheer for him in a race with other Captain Quacks in the Wiggins Marina on Sunday, June 10 at noon.  The winning duck will win you four tickets to the Battleship Blast Luau Dinner on June 30. Second place gets a family overnight on the ...
  • Battleship to Open for Tours Until 5pm Beginning May 1
    Thursday April 26th, 2018
    Battleship to Open for Tours Until 5pm Beginning May 1
    The Battleship New Jersey will be open for Fire Power walk-up tours until 5pm beginning on May 1.  Thus, giving guests two more hours to climb inside the legendary 16-inch gun turret, to check out a tomahawk missile launch at the Combat Engagement Center, to sit in the chair used to fire the recently re-installed ...
  • Battleship Salutes Chief Warrant Officer Nicola (Ret.)
    Saturday April 14th, 2018
    Battleship Salutes Chief Warrant Officer Nicola (Ret.)
    The Battleship New Jersey salutes Chief Warrant Officer 3 (SW/AW) Thomas Nicola, Jr. on his retirement. The Big J was proud to host your ceremony!  
  • See Local Bands Perform on the Battleship Today and Help Battle Alzheimer’s!
    Sunday April 08th, 2018
    See Local Bands Perform on the Battleship Today and Help Battle Alzheimer's!
    The Deck Band, Lecompt, 99 Reasons & other bands will perform on the fantail (heated tented rear deck) of the Battleship today, Sunday, Apr. 8 from 12pm – 7pm for Atco Battles Alzheimer’s. Tickets just a $20 donation. Includes a tour. Bar and food concessions will be available
  • Battleship New Jersey’s Vietnam War Living History Day Today, Sat., April 7
    Saturday April 07th, 2018
    Battleship New Jersey's Vietnam War Living History Day Today, Sat., April 7
     Artifacts, Re-enactors and Veteran Interviews Today   DATE:           Saturday, April 7: Vietnam War Artifact Displays, Re-enactors, Veteran Sessions:  10:00 am – 3 pm DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey will host the 8th annual Vietnam War Living History Day on Saturday,  April 7 from 10am to 3pm.  The event, which includes Vietnam War re-enactors throughout the ship and artifacts in ...
  • April 6th is 50th Anniversary of USS New Jersey’s Commissioning for Vietnam War
    Friday April 06th, 2018
    April 6th is 50th Anniversary of USS New Jersey's Commissioning for Vietnam War
    Today marks the 50th anniversary of the commissioning of the USS New Jersey for the Vietnam War.  The Battleship New Jersey served in the war in 1968.  Tomorrow, Sat., April 7, the ship’s annual Vietnam War Living History Day will take place with  artifacts, re-enactors and veterans throughout the ship from 10am to 3pm.
  • Battleship Announces Veteran Interview Schedule for Vietnam War Living History Day
    Thursday April 05th, 2018
    Battleship Announces Veteran Interview Schedule for Vietnam War Living History Day
    The Battleship New Jersey will host the 8th annual Vietnam War Living History Day on Saturday,  April 7 from 10am to 3pm.  The event, which includes Vietnam War re-enactors throughout the ship and artifacts in the Officers’ Wardroom, also features Vietnam veteran interview sessions in the wardroom. The schedule of interviews is below.  This year, the Battleship’s Curatorial ...