• Battleship to Award Scholarships to Camden Students During Ceremony on June 11
    Wednesday June 09th, 2021
    Battleship to Award Scholarships to Camden Students During Ceremony on June 11
     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
    Battleship to Host A Tour for Five WWII Veterans
    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
    Battleship Commissioning Anniversary and Camden Co. Medals Presentation Ceremony
      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
    Safely Dispose of Used Electronics at the Battleship
    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 will ...
  • Free Fire Power Tours of the Battleship New Jersey with the Purchase of a Fire Power Tour
    Monday March 29th, 2021
    Free Fire Power Tours of the Battleship New Jersey with the Purchase of a Fire Power Tour
    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 ...
  • Battleship to Open for Tours on Wed., March 10 and Thur., March 11
    Sunday March 07th, 2021
    Battleship to Open for Tours on Wed., March 10 and Thur., March 11
    WHEN:          Wednesday, March 10 and Thursday. March 11   11:00am – 3:00pm   WHAT:          To take advantage of the nice weather forecasted for later this week, the Battleship will open for Fire Power tours on Wednesday, March 10, and Thursday, March 11, from 11am to 3pm.  These special tour days are in addition to the ship being open Saturdays and ...
  • Battleship to Open for Tours with a Bang on Saturday, March 6
    Thursday March 04th, 2021
    Battleship to Open for Tours with a Bang on Saturday, March 6
    WHEN:          Saturday, March 6, 11:00am – 3:00pm   WHAT:          The Battleship New Jersey will open for tours on Saturdays and Sundays in March from 11am to 3pm, beginning Saturday, March 6. To open with a bang, the Battleship will choose a guest in the morning on Saturday, March 6 to fire the ship’s portside saluting gun at noon.   If guests ...
  • NJ Lt. Governor to Present Battleship with $500,000 Preserve NJ Grant
    Wednesday March 03rd, 2021
    NJ Lt. Governor to Present Battleship with $500,000 Preserve NJ Grant
    LT. GOVERNOR OLIVER TO PRESENT BATTLESHIP NEW JERSEY WITH A $500,000 PRESERVE NEW JERSEY GRANT     WHEN:          Thursday, March 4, 2:00 p.m.   WHAT:          Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver to join the Battleship New Jersey executive staff and state and local officials to present a Preserve New Jersey Historic Preservation Fund Grant administered by the New Jersey Historic Trust (Trust), an ...
  • Red Cross to Kick Off Red Cross Month Aboard the Battleship NJ
    Sunday February 28th, 2021
    Red Cross to Kick Off Red Cross Month Aboard the Battleship NJ
    PLACE:      Battleship New Jersey 100 Clinton Street Camden, NJ 08103   TIME:         Monday, March 1, 2021                         11:00 a.m. – Ceremony begins with Flag Raising   DETAILS:     The American Red Cross New Jersey Region invites media to join a small ceremony and flag raising aboard the Battleship New Jersey to kick off March is Red Cross Month ...
  • Battleship Blitz Online Content and Fundraiser
    Monday February 15th, 2021
    Battleship Blitz Online Content and Fundraiser
    PLACE:         Battleship’s YouTube Channel:  www.youtube.com/battleshipnewjersey   TIME:            Weekdays starting a 7pm EST, beginning Monday, Feb. 15 thru March 12, 2021   DETAILS:     The Battleship New Jersey is offering some unique videos about the history and spaces aboard the ship, beginning tonight, Monday, Feb. 15 at 7pm EST.  This video “Blitz” will air each weekday at 7pm through March 12 ...