- 9/11 20th Anniversary Memorial Ceremony Saturday Morning
Thursday September 09th, 2021
For more information, contact:
Jack Willard 609-868-5664
EVENT: BATTLESHIP NEW JERSEY WILL REMEMBER THOSE LOST ON THE 9/11 ATTACKS WITH A MEMORIAL CEREMONY ON THE FORECASTLE
PLACE: Forecastle (Forward Deck), Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ
TIME: Saturday, September 11, 2021 9:30am
DETAILS: The Battleship New Jersey will remember those lost in the terrorist ...
- Con. Norcross Announces More Thank $512K for the Battleship
Thursday July 22nd, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, July 22, 2021
Contact: Elizabeth Leer
Norcross Announces More Than $512K for Battleship New Jersey
CAMDEN, NJ – Today, U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced that the Battleship New Jersey has been awarded a $512,339 grant from the Small Business Administrations (SBA) Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program. Thanks to the American Rescue Plan, this ...
- Gun Salutes, Rum and Fireworks for the July 4th Weekend at the Battleship
Friday July 02nd, 2021
WHEN: Saturday, July 3 and Sunday, July 4
WHAT: The Battleship will be celebrate our nation’s birthday with Gun Salutes, Battleship Rum and Fireworks
Guests touring the Battleship on Saturday and Sunday can make a $50 donation and pull the trigger
to fire the portside (Philadelphia-side) saluting gun each day between 12pm and 2pm. The gun ...
- Battleship Names Jack Willard Chief Executive Officer
Wednesday June 30th, 2021
Replaces the Retiring Phil Rowan as Leader of the World’s Greatest Battleship
(CAMDEN, NJ) – The Board of Trustees of the Home Port Alliance for the USS New Jersey, Inc. announced that longtime
marketing and sales vice-president Jack Willard will replace Philip P. Rowan as the Chief Executive Officer of the organization,
effective July 1st, which operates the ...
- Korean War Exhibit to Open on June 26
Tuesday June 22nd, 2021
WHEN: Saturday, June 26 11am
WHAT: On Saturday, June 26, the Battleship will open a new exhibit on the Korean War in
the Exhibits area, along the main tour route of the museum ship. The new exhibit,
“Battleship New Jersey: The Korean War and Beyond,” is a brief overview of the ship’s
active career during the 1950s.
Using the ...
- Battleship to Award Scholarships to Camden Students During Ceremony on June 11
Wednesday June 09th, 2021
CAMDEN WATERFRONT, NJ – June 9, 2021 – The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will host
her annual Camden Resident Student Scholarship Awards Ceremony on Friday, June 11 at 6pm on the Battleship’s
Forecastle (forward deck).
The Chief Executive Officer Phil Rowan will present scholarship awards to nine Camden resident students. Each of
these nine students, all Camden ...
- Battleship to Host A Tour for Five WWII Veterans
Monday June 07th, 2021
WHEN: Today, Monday, June 7 12:30pm
WHAT: The Battleship will be visited by five WWII veterans today for a tour and Q-and-A session in the
Officers’ Wardroom. The veterans are in the area for the WWII Weekend in Reading, PA and
were guests of the Phillies for their game yesterday.
WHERE: Battleship New Jersey, 100 Clinton Street, Camden, ...
- Battleship Commissioning Anniversary and Camden Co. Medals Presentation Ceremony
Sunday May 23rd, 2021
WHEN: Today, Sunday, May 23 12pm
WHAT: The Battleship will celebrate the 78th anniversary of her commissioning into the US Navy with
a ceremony on Sunday, May 23 at 12pm on the forecastle (forward deck). Special speakers, live
patriotic music, and even cake will be served!
The Battleship will also partner with Camden County to salute veterans from ...
- Safely Dispose of Used Electronics at the Battleship
Thursday April 15th, 2021
WHEN: Saturday, April 17 through Sunday, April 25 11:00am – 3:00pm
WHAT: Residents and local companies can safely dispose of used electronics and the Battleship will
give you a coupon good for a free tour with the purchase of an adult Fire Power Tour.
The Battleship New Jersey has teamed up with veteran-owned Tri-State Asset Recovery, who
- Free Fire Power Tours of the Battleship New Jersey with the Purchase of a Fire Power Tour
Monday March 29th, 2021
WHEN: Thursday, April 1 11:00am – 3:00pm
WHAT: To celebrate the Battleship’s opening for public tours every day, on Thursday, April 1, guests can get a
free tour with the purchase of an adult Fire Power tour. The Battleship will be open from 11am to 3pm
every day beginning April 1.
Guests can get this deal when purchasing ...