• Open Saturday and Sunday 11 AM – 3 PM.
  • Guided Moonlight Tours – Thursday and Friday at 6 PM.
  • Virtual/Realtime Saluting Gun Shoot, Saturdays, 12:30pm. Donate $50 online and we’ll Facebook live stream your shoot, or donate on Saturday at the ship and pull the trigger yourself!

Fire Power (self-guided tour)


Fire Power TourThis 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”.


Tour tickets are available to use at any date and time we are open.

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Guided Moonlight Tours

Dare to tour the Battleship New Jersey at night? Grim Reaper Sailor Art

Adults can learn about the mature-side of the Battleship with this Curator-led tour of the dark Battleship! All guests will receive a complimentary flashlight to help guide them through the ship as they check out sailor art and hear adult tales.

Guided Moonlight Tours of the World’s Greatest Battleship will launch at 6pm on:

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Tickets are $30 per person and only $15 for Battleship members.  Limit 10 tickets per tour.

  • All guests must pass a health screening that includes a contactless temperature check, wear a face covering and practice social distancing of six feet at all times.
  • Tours of the Battleship during the day are available Saturdays and Sundays from 11am to 3pm.

Engineering “Steam to Speed” (guided tour)


Engineering Steam to Speed Tour

Begins in the crew’s mess, which is near the end of the current Fire Power tour. Guests will get to walk through both fire room two with two of the ship’s eight boilers and engine room two with one of the ship’s turbine units that turns one of the four propellers and two turbo generators, which create electrical power for some of the 1,000 motors on the ship. Guests will see the throttle board where speed was controlled and burners where fuel consumption was controlled.  They will get to go down to the hold and look up at one of the ship’s massive propeller shafts.

This optional add-on tour is included with the purchase of a Fire Power Tour for a limited time.

Turret II (guided tour)


Premium TourThe interactive Turret II guided tour brings guests five decks to the bottom of the 16-inch gun turret. Along the way, you’ll load powder bags, hoist a projectile in an elevator, plot a firing solution on an analog computer and pull the trigger to simulate the firing of this massive gun. This tour finishes with a walk down Broadway. Suggested ages: 8+

This optional add-on tour is included with the purchase of a Fire Power Tour for a limited time.

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