USS New Jersey 2014 Events Calendar






Ongoing Offer

Bunk Aboard the Battleship - Scouts, youth groups and families can spend an overnight aboard our nation's most decorated and largest battleship. 

The award-winning Overnight Encampment program allows Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, youth athletic organizations, church groups and families* the chance to experience life in the Navy - at least for one night!  Overnight guests can enjoy dinner and breakfast served from the crew's galley, a tour of the Battleship, a ride in the 3D Flight Simulator and sleep in the same bunks the crew of the USS New Jersey once did.

New this year: guests can purchase raffle tickets for a chance to fire the Battleship's 40mm saluting gun!

The price is $54.95 per person. To reserve your bunk, call (866) 877-6262 ext. 203. Gift Certificates are available.

* Families must consist of parent, relative or legal guardian and at least one child between the ages of 6 - 17. 


Ongoing Offer

Behind-the-Scenes Curator Tour of the Battleship - We've declassified some areas of the Battleship not currently on the public tour routes. Now groups up to 10 people can experience a special tour of these areas with the most knowledgeable tour guide we have - the Curator of the Battleship. The price for this new and specialized tour is $500 for a group, which can be 10 people or less. These special Behind-the-Scenes Tours must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance. To schedule a tour, call (866) 877-6262 ext. 144.


Ongoing Offer

Host a Battleship Barbeque - Grab your group and spend a couple of fun-filled hours on the Battleship New Jersey for an old-fashioned barbeque and tour of the nation's most decorated battleship. They'll be serving Dietz & Watson All Beef Hot Dogs and BBQ Chicken with all the fixin's: potato salad, coleslaw, watermelon, ice cream, iced tea and lemonade. You don't have to bring a thing besides your group and your appetites!

The "Battleship Barbeque" is available for groups of 40 or more guests at $32 for adults and $27 for children ages 2-12 years. Menu and event additions such as hamburgers, pulled pork, baby back ribs, corn on the cob, a cash bar and face painting are available for an additional price per person. To place your reservation call (866) 966-1652 ext 144 or send an e-mail to


Ongoing Offer

Fish and Ship Combo - Combine a day at the Battleship with a day at Adventure Aquarium! “Fish N Ship” combo tickets available. Special rates available for groups of 20 or more. For more information visit the ships group tour page or send an e-mail to


Click Here to go to the Home Port Alliance's 
website for more information on these events.


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