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Battleship Cove

5 Water St, Fall River, MA 02721-1540
+1 508-678-1100
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Awesome place to explore with kids!

My husband and I took our 9 year old and 5 year old to Battleship Cove on a cloudy summer day. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kim5432
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Providence, Rhode Island
Good family day adventures.

This venue always has something going on for adults and children, each year they have a sleep over... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
AL S
,
Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“these ships” (35 reviews)
“naval history” (25 reviews)
“snack bar” (12 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

My husband and I took our 9 year old and 5 year old to Battleship Cove on a cloudy summer day. We all enjoyed exploring the ships. If you are claustrophobic, this might not be the best day trip for you because you are going...More

Thank kim5432
Reviewed 5 days ago

This venue always has something going on for adults and children, each year they have a sleep over to explore the ship and the other ships available at the museum, as well as adult venues that use the battleship for charity or fund raising. Definitely...More

Thank AL S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing battleship USS Massachussetts, throughly enjoyed going on the ship and exploring the different inner parts of the ship along with the engine. Admission fee is 18$ for adults but there's a brochure near the counter with 2$ off for upto 4 adults. I'm not...More

Thank Vjay S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not tour the ships, but viewing them from the "boardwalk" was fine. Visitors center was nice as well as the surrounding memorials. We walked to Landings for dinner. Very nice place to grab a bite to eat and watch boats and people.

Thank Mommyof5or3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Battleship Cove is the home of five classes of Naval Vessels. Headed by the USS Massachusetts, a truly heroic Battleship, and followed by the USS Lionfish a Submarine, it takes at least a full day to climb all over these great historical ships. Wear sneakers...More

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took two smaller kids. They enjoyed exploring all the parts of the ships and submarines. We spent over 2 hours but I would recommend more time in order to really see everything. They offer food inside the USS Massachusetts as well as restrooms. We...More

Thank Natalie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My son and I went on an overnight excursion with his cub scout pack. There are 3 ships and a submarine. We went through all four of them and it was very cool and educational. You can spend hours on the battleship visiting all the...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visitors center is across from ships. Plenty of parking, clean bathrooms, boardwalk, exhibits. We did not go onto the ships since it was close to closing time, but enjoyed the view from Visitors Center.

Thank The-Flying-Circus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I never knew that the WWII sailors experienced such tough living conditions. What an education we received when we toured the ships at this museum. Everything was displayed just as it was during the war. I have an even greater respect and admiration than ever...More

Thank travelalot220
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely worth a visit. But you will need a fair bit of time to get through the entire display. Tickets are valid for two days. If you got the tie to split the visit you could do that. I found the entire adventure interesting. So...More

Thank Buzzard101
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Terence R
9 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
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
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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