To celebrate #PresidentsDayWeekend, the Battleship New Jersey is giving away the Ultimate Guide to the Presidents DVDs, courtesy of The History Channel. Enter to win at the Ticket Office.
The ship is open for Fire Power tours Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Presidents Day, from 9:30am with the last tour departing at 3pm. Experience the massive 16-inch guns, the recently reinstalled Quad 40 gun, the Combat Engagement Center and more. Audio devices allow you to hear sailor accounts of life aboard the ship.
The guided Turret II tour will also launch Saturday, Sunday, and Monday at 11am. Journey five decks to the bottom of the giant 16-inch gun turret. Along the way, you’ll load powder bags, hoist projectiles, plot a firing solution, even pull the trigger to simulate the firing of the gun. Complete your tour with a walk down Broadway.