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Battleship Cove

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Address: 5 Water Street, Fall River, MA 02721-1540
Phone Number: (508) 678-1100
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I have always been interested in American military history. It amazes me what America's men and women have done to serve our country in the past and in the present. The tour of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Dorset
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

We visited in March, when it was cold, and some snow still remained. I mention this because the Patrol Boat building was unheated -actully colder than outside. The restrooms were unpleasant and tatty, not one cubicle door in the Men's had an intact lock. Outside no-one had cleared the ice. The decks were treacherous to unuseable. The wood was rotten... More 

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Camillus
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5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

I have always been interested in American military history. It amazes me what America's men and women have done to serve our country in the past and in the present. The tour of the ships was exactly what it should be. This is a place where someone should go to see and reflect what serving in the Navy aboard one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

If you are looking for something cool and HISTORICAL then you should definitely go to The Battleship. It is so cool to check out the Battleship Museum. It is very big and fun to be able to tour ON ALL 3 WATER VESSELS.

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West Hartford CT
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128 reviews 128 reviews
12 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

I will preface my comments with the reality that the budget for this museum is probably very low to very very low, so I do not know how much more they can do with the funds they have. That being said, let me start with the positive, the cafeteria staff. I had a special order veggie Shepard Pie and it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Please do not miss the great experience with your family...a treasure to explore. It's educational for all ages.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We visited the last Sunday day of 2014. It was a cold day but we were all home and looking for something to do. We decided here as this is my youngest sons favorite place. We used AAA and got a discount on the tickets. We visited all the vessels. The 2 things that should out were the fact that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I love to visit the Battleship. The staff have a wealth of knowledge to share with visitors. The ship is showing wear but has a special place in my heart. Over the years I have taken many family members. The children loved exploring this big old ship. My grandson had the priveledge of staying on the ship overnight with his... More 

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Along the Taunton River there is this walkway, at the beginning (in back of that house) there is a monument on the Poet de Medeiros who is from Loma de Pedreira, Nordeste.

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Natick, Massachusetts
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9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We are slowly working our way through all of the tour-able battleship and subs in the area. The Massachusetts is an impressive ship and we enjoyed touring it. The displays and museum are old and a little worn, but it is obvious that it is a labor of love for those maintaining it. Everything is clean and neat, there is... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We have visited a few times with our three boys as they were growing up. I am not sure if my husband had more fun of the boys. There was so much to explore, see and do!

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