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Battleship Cove

5 Water St, Fall River, MA 02721-1540
+1 508-678-1100
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Historical preservation is imminent

Having been a young kid of 14 years way back when, I was fortunate enough to actually see the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ptforward
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Fall River, Massachusetts
Good Times

Spent the better part of a day at Battleship Cove accompanied by 7 members of my family. 4 of my... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
William M
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  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
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“these ships” (34 reviews)
“naval history” (23 reviews)
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5 Water St, Fall River, MA 02721-1540
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+1 508-678-1100
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Having been a young kid of 14 years way back when, I was fortunate enough to actually see the floating of the Battleship into the cove. I was further lucky enough to actually work as a guide and sleep on the ship a couple of...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Spent the better part of a day at Battleship Cove accompanied by 7 members of my family. 4 of my grandchildren were with me. We all had a great time exploring the boats and ships. Learning about P.T. Boats, traveling through a submarine, wandering around...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 6 days ago

The variety of things to do are seen as you visit. People walking, jogging or bike riding on the newly renovated boardwalk, or just relaxing on one of the many park benches to watch the sailboats out and about, there is always a very positive...More

1  Thank estimator51
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you like history or naval things, this is a great stop. There are several types of boats to tour including a Russian/East German vessel. This is a good chance to see several classes of ships in one location.

1  Thank amydodson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nestled just off the interstate in downtown Fall River, Massachusetts sits one of the most impressive collections of former naval warships in the world: Battleship Cove. Featuring the WWII veteran USS Massachusetts, this museum will make for a highly entertaining and educational day for any...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Park your car and go to the the battleship cove gift shop center and get you ticket for $18 per adult.Parking lot was nasty that time we were there as there some beer bottles broken and scatteted in some parking spots.There is also a use...More

1  Thank bluecard21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole lot of ships is amazing! Its quite the experience. Its a must for any history buff!!! The staff is amazing and the grounds are clean. I loved the tour.

1  Thank Firefly2416
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tremendous experience for our Cub Scout pack. Learned so much, was able to move about a battleship, submarine, 2 PT boats, helicopters, and a few other ships. Brought you back to another era, oh and btw we got to sleep over night with our pack....More

1  Thank C.J. F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Surfaces were uneven, walk areas were rusted out and I had time walking around. But my husband really enjoyed it. He's a former sonarman and loves touring ships.

2  Thank Lynda B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can take your time touring through these magnificent ships to learn about naval life aboard. Travel to the top of a gun turret inside.. Amazing sight. See what the officer's quarters were like and the bunks of sailors as they traveled to defend the...More

1  Thank catgrammy2
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Terence R
on average, how long will it take to visit battleship cove?
9 May 2017|
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Response from newave99 | Reviewed this property |
Depending on your interest or type of viewer are you (stroller or got to read every sign). You could spend one to two hours on the battleship (more if you visit the many displays & exhibits). The destroyer, sub... More
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Jessica C
Has anyone seen the new Pearl Harbor exhibit?
1 August 2016|
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Response from Colby R | Reviewed this property |
Yes we did it is on a large video screen and you overlook water as you watch it. It explodes in the water and shows the attack and a lot of narration. It last about 15 minutes. Historical.
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grammalizzie5
How handicap accessible is this? I have MS, use a cane and stairs are difficult. Thanks
1 July 2016|
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Response from Robearharb | Reviewed this property |
They are War Ships. Not designed to be handicap accessible. Sorry.
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