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Battleship Cove

5 Water St, Fall River, MA 02721-1540
+1 508-678-1100
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Being a WW II history buff this was just the thing for me. Being able to walk around and through... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bob B
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Wow

So beautiful. Great place to go for a water. Take great scenery pictures. Nice view of the sunset... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Alicia W
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“these ships” (36 reviews)
“naval history” (26 reviews)
“uss lionfish” (20 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 2 days ago via mobile

Being a WW II history buff this was just the thing for me. Being able to walk around and through the battleship Mass was great. Tour is self guided with many signs with lots of info. One of the 16inch turrets is open to enter....More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So beautiful. Great place to go for a water. Take great scenery pictures. Nice view of the sunset. Peaceful and enjoyable. Definitely would recommend.

Thank Alicia W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was a bit pricey but the kids had alot of fun climbing thru all the ships and learning what it was like back in the days of war. We made a great day of the ships and would recommend it.

Thank dennis r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Strongly recommend visiting Battleship Cove. We did the Nautical Night and it did not disappoint. Sleeping on a battleship or a destroyer is pretty impressive. We slept on the USS Massachusetts and spent the day touring all that was there. It was phenomenal. The bunk...More

Thank Stacey R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Over the years we have visited a number of these salvaged and restored Navy ships and this is definitely worth visiting. The exhibits are excellent. So much history all in one place. We only had a few hours which was barely enough to scratch the...More

Thank SMGleb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must see for any Naval/Military enthusiast. Great PT Boat Exhibit which you need to checkout. The Destroyer is the Main attraction but the Kennedy and Lionfish are great attractions also. Give yourself a few hours to view everything. Does require a lot of walking and...More

Thank jwcorbett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We toured the Battleship, Cruiser and Museum on August 12, 2017. It was humid and misty that morning but we were not at all disappointed in the morning! We never dreamed we would walk the decks of a WWII age battleship. We toured the battleship,...More

Thank ellenmumper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The battleship alone will take a couple of hours. If press for time or energy I suggest you skip the other ships and head for the main attraction, the battleship. Be sure to check out the workings of the 16 in guns, from below deck...More

Thank boblhay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like military history and naval history then Battleship Cove is a must-see whenever in Fall River. The ships and submarine look really cool positioned in the water near a main bridge with a commanding view of the city. There's a lot to see...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent much longer there than anticipated. Foot weary at the end but interesting. Not many places left where you can see a battleship.

Thank Julian K
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Terence R
8 May 2017|
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Response from JWUBeerLady | Reviewed this property |
Depends on your party size and make up. If you are really into history you can easily spend all day there, since there are detailed exhibits all over the place. If you have any children under 12, you may spend a lot of time... More
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Jessica C
31 July 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
30 June 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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