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Battleship Cove

5 Water St, Fall River, MA 02721-1540
+1 508-678-1100
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You can get a little lost

It was great realizing the magnitude of these two ships. The history & memorablia was amazing. You... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
tripadvise01
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Salt Point, New York
Several Navy ships to visit.

Plan to stay a couple of hours. Able to visit many levels of the ships and many ships too... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Paul K
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  • Average6%
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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 6 days ago

It was great realizing the magnitude of these two ships. The history & memorablia was amazing. You could be there for hours if you watch some of the videos & look at all the donations from family of men who served. A little pricey at...More

Thank tripadvise01
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Plan to stay a couple of hours. Able to visit many levels of the ships and many ships too. Battleship, destroyer, russian ship, submarine and PT boat.

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great way to spend a couple of hours in the afternoon. A great way to learn what it took for this country to win WWII plus the children get to burn off some energy climbing and crawling around. The ships are amazing and...More

Thank Joseph J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being from out of town, this site needs a lot more signage. Got so lost trying to find it. Even after you are "there" you can't tell you are there! Staff inside very disinterested in customers, selling souvenirs and tickets.(Where do they sell the tickets?...More

Thank Lola2104
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tourist attraction is a true hidden gem, which is so local it goes unnoticed by a vast majority of locals. It is a truly memorable experience to see the US nautical military power come alive. KIds, especially, love to go deep into the bowels...More

Thank sunsetsbythesea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While visiting Newport Rhode IS. for our 50 th anniversary since we became shipmates a group of us decided to visit Battleship Cove. You must go to see USS Massachusetts, the sub , PT boats . & the two helos. Being Tin-Can Sailors the ship...More

Thank gerald396
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have never tours ships, plan on taking at least 6 hours to take in the details of the ships and sub that are here. We have been to several shipyards like this, but still spent 3 hours looking through what was there. We...More

1  Thank Minnesota42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place for all patriotic Americans, history buffs, etc. The parking is free and the price is cheap to see all! This is the largest collection of historical Naval vessals in the world. These ships experienced famous things/people during their active years,...More

Thank apatriot73
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 weeks 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
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Terence R
May 9, 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
August 1, 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
July 1, 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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