• More than 400 Veterans and Their Families to Attend “FallFest” on the Battleship
    Thursday October 17th, 2019
    More than 400 Veterans and Their Families to Attend "FallFest" on the Battleship
    WHAT:           More than 300 veterans, active military, first responders, and their families will gather on the deck of the historic Battleship New Jersey on the Camden Waterfront for a “Veterans FallFest” event hosted by Cooper University Health Care and Deborah Heart and Lung Center as part of the organizations’ joint HeroCare Connect program.   The free event features a ...
  • Battleship Host Naturalization Ceremony
    Thursday October 17th, 2019
    Battleship Host Naturalization Ceremony
    PLACE:         Fantail, Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ TIME:            10am Thursday, October 17, 2019 DETAILS:     U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will administer the Oath of Citizenship to approximately 40 new candidates during a ceremony on the fantail of the Battleship New Jersey on Thursday, Oct. 17 at 10am.   Keith Dorr, Supervisory Immigration Services Officer, will serve as ...
  • Battleship Host Veterans Career Fair
    Wednesday October 09th, 2019
    Battleship Host Veterans Career Fair
    PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ TIME:            10am to 2pm, Thursday, October 10, 2019 DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey, our nation’s most decorated battleship and now a museum and memorial, will host The VetFriendly Jobs Initiative Career Fair on the historic fantail – tented rear deck – on Thursday, Oct. 10 from 10am to 2pm.   Thirty-five leading ...
  • STEM Day Aboard the Battleship
    Tuesday October 08th, 2019
    STEM Day Aboard the Battleship
    Free Science Activities throughout the Ship & Visitors Center      PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ   DETAILS:     The inaugural STEM Day aboard the Battleship New Jersey, presented by Lockheed Martin, will take place on Saturday, October 12.  Guests touring the Battleship can participate in science activities throughout the ship and in the Visitors Center.  The programs, which ...
  • Battleship Dedicates Pier in Honor of Assemblywoman Patricia Egan Jones
    Thursday September 12th, 2019
    Battleship Dedicates Pier in Honor of Assemblywoman Patricia Egan Jones
    (Camden, NJ) – The Board of Trustees of the Home Port Alliance for the USS New Jersey, Inc. announced they voted unanimously at Wednesday, Sept. 11’s Board meeting to name the pier on which the Battleship New Jersey is moored as the Patricia Egan Jones Battleship Pier. The recognition is in honor of Jones’ decades-long career in ...
  • Battleship To Defend Japanese Plane Attack During WWII Victory Day, Sat., Aug. 10
    Thursday August 08th, 2019
    Battleship To Defend Japanese Plane Attack During WWII Victory Day, Sat., Aug. 10
    New This Year:  Air Defenses Re-enactment Against Japanese Zero Plane Attack   PLACE:         Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS:     Guests touring the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial on Saturday, August 10 will not only experience how life was like aboard our nation’s most decorated and largest Battleship, but they will also experience World War II ...
  • Battleship to Unveil WWII Japanese Periscope
    Wednesday July 17th, 2019
    Battleship to Unveil WWII Japanese Periscope
    DATE:           Thursday, July 18, 2019, 12pm PLACE:         Visitors Center of the Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey will unveil a restored WWII Japanese Periscope in their Visitors Center during a ceremony at noon on Thursday, July 18, followed by lunch.   This periscope, which guests can look through from the Visitors Center to see ...
  • Flag Day Aboard the Battleship
    Wednesday June 12th, 2019
    Flag Day Aboard the Battleship
    DATE: Friday, June 14, 2019 PLACE: Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS: Celebrate Flag Day, Friday, June 14 aboard the Battleship. All guests touring the Battleship will get a mini US flag. The complimentary flags can be picked up at the conclusion of a tour in the Ship Store. Further, the Battleship will ...
  • Veterans Pet Adoption Day Aboard the Battleship
    Wednesday June 05th, 2019
    Veterans Pet Adoption Day Aboard the Battleship
    TIME: Sunday, June 9, 11am – 3pm PLACE: Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS: The Battleship New Jersey is teaming up with animal shelters from throughout the region to offer pet adoption information and have pets available for area veterans to adopt on Sunday, June 9 from 11am to 3pm on the ship’s Fantail (tented ...
  • BATTLESHIP AND KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS TEAM UP FOR MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY
    Friday May 24th, 2019
    BATTLESHIP AND KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS TEAM UP FOR MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY
    DATE: Memorial Day, Monday, May 27 TIME: 10am PLACE: Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial 100 Clinton St. Camden Waterfront, NJ 08103 DETAILS: The Battleship New Jersey will ...