Battleship Has Special Gifts

by Press Release--Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial | Jun 14, 2012
With Fathers’ Day approaching this Sunday, June 17, the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial offers some unique and memorable gifts for dad.

The Battleship Fathers’ Day Pack. Get two tour tickets to our nation’s most decorated Battleship, two authentic Made-in-the-USA, USS New Jersey hats, and two tickets to catch a Camden Riversharks baseball game at Campbell’s Field this summer. Just $55! To order our Father’s Day Pack, call 1-877-866-6262 ext. 203.

Tickets to the Garden State Craft Brewers Guild Beer Festival, Saturday, June 23 at 12:30pm – 4:30pm. Experience a self-guided tour of the Battleship, listen to cool tunes from the Cabin Dogs, take home a souvenir sampling mug, and enjoy craft beers from 20 breweries throughout New Jersey! $45 per adult. To purchase tickets, call 1-866-877-6262 ext. 107 or visit

Have a Blast aboard the Battleship, Saturday, June 30! Take dad to a delicious surf n’ turf barbecue, enjoy an open bar, entertainment and the best view of the fireworks over the Delaware River. Tickets for the Battleship Blast fundraiser are $175 per person. To purchase a ticket, call 1-866-877-6262 ext. 144.

Toast dad with some delicious Battleship Red or Battleship White Wine! This unique and tasty wine, grown and bottled at Auburn Road Vineyards in Salem County, NJ, makes a unique gift. Plus a portion of all proceeds go to the on-going preservation and maintenance of the Battleship. To order Battleship Red and/or Battleship White wine, visit

A USS New Jersey hat and T-shirt. Dad can show his support for the Battleship with an authentic USS New Jersey hat and t-shirt. Both are made in the USA, look stylish and a portion of sales goes to the help the ship! The USS New Jersey hat with clusters (scrambled eggs) is $25, without clusters is $20. T-shirts are $20 per shirt. The items are available in the Battleship’s Ticket Office or can be purchased by calling 1-866-877-6262 ext. 107. A shipping and handling fee will be added for phone purchases.

Give a Brick! Customize a brick and place it on the Memorial Pier of the Battleship for dad! Bricks can be bought for $100 and will be an on-going tribute to your father. You can also get a replica brick to put on Dad’s desk for just $50 more. To purchase a customized brick, visit the Support page at

Spend an Overnight with Dad aboard the Battleship! Our award-winning overnight encampment program is available for families, as well as scouts, youth groups, and more, throughout the year. Enjoy dinner and breakfast served from the crew’s galley, tour the ship, ride the 4D flight simulator and sleep in the bunks that the crew of the USS New Jersey once did! The price is $52.95 per person. To reserve your bunks, call 1-866-877-6262 ext. 203.

Tour the Battleship! The Big J is open every day – including Fathers’ Day, Sunday, June 17 -- from 9:30am with the last tour of the day departing at 5pm!

Berthed on the Camden Waterfront across the Delaware River from Center City Philadelphia, the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial is a non-profit historic ship museum that offers guided and audio tours every day from 9:30am to 5pm.

Have a Blast aboard the Battleship! The annual Battleship Blast fundraiser will take place on Saturday, June 30 at 5:30pm. Guests will enjoy a delicious Surf n Turf BBQ, open bar, entertainment and the best view of the fireworks over the Delaware River at dusk. Tickets are $175 per person. To purchase your Blast ticket, call 1-866-877-6262 ext. 144. For more information on the ship’s many programs, visit

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