Fire Power (self-guided tour)
This overall view of the Battleship NJ takes guests 5 levels up and two decks below. The Main Deck features an Exhibit/ Museum that encompasses the 48 years in and out of service. Guides are available for questions and conversation in the Captain’s Quarters and CEC.
Active Military, World War II Veterans and former Crew Members of BB-62 are asked to stop at the Box Office in the Battleship NJ Visitor’s Center. Proudly inform our Ticketing Staff of your service to our Great Nation and receive a complimentary ticket to board the “Big J”.
Children 5 & under are only $5.
Fire Power tours include an audio device with narration throughout the tour as well as former crew member’s accounts of events and sound effects. Available for a $4 upgrade when you use a combo ticket.
Firepower tour tickets are available to use at any date and time we are open for tours.
*New* “Steam to Speed” Engineering (guided tour)
This 90-minute tour of the Battleship’s engine room will show you where the ship’s engineers controlled the boilers, propulsion shafts, damage control central and more. Learn how the Battleship achieved up to 33 knots, or 38 mph. Ages 6+. Tour limited to 15 guests.
Steam to Speed Tours launch Saturdays, Sundays and holidays at 1:00 PM.
Turret II (guided tour)
Interactive Guided Tour of Turret II from the Gun House to the lower deck. This 90 minute tour leaves the Visitor’s Center at 11:00 AM. Tours are limited to 15 guests. This tour finishes with a walk down Broadway. Suggested ages: 8+
Turret II Tours launch Saturdays, Sundays and holidays at 11:00 AM.
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Independence Celebration Fireworks
Watch the Independence fireworks shows from the deck of the Battleship New Jersey! We’ll also have live music, face painting for the kids, food concessions, a cash bar for adults and the chance for someone to fire the saluting gun at the conclusion of the fireworks! Tickets are only a $10 donation per person and proceeds go to the on-going restoration of the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial. The Battleship will open her decks at 7 PM. The fireworks shows are projected to begin at 9:30 PM. Get Tickets online below or by calling 856-966-1652 x 108 or at the Battleship Ticket Office before the show. Please note: This is a standing-only event. Chairs will not be set up and no chairs are permitted to be brought aboard for the fireworks show. Guests can bring blankets to sit on the deck.
This year we have 3 nights to choose from: