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USS Massachusetts (Big Mamie)

Fall River, MA
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Ranked #4 of 16 Attractions in Fall River
Type: Ships
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Boston, Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 NEW

My husband and I and our three kids, ages, 6, 2 and 2, visited Battleship Cove on a Sunday in September, we had such a fun day! We really enjoyed exploring the ships, you can pretty much see everything and go everywhere, in fact I was amazed at some of the steep ladders, some without handrails, that we were allowed... More

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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95 reviews 95 reviews
46 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

What an honor to tour such an important ship in our naval history. you can go from top to bottom and see how the men lived and worked on this ship.

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Lady Lake, Florida
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
41 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This ship is of course the favorite to see, based on the sheer size and her history at sea. there is a museum on board and also food and drink for purchase.

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East Hampton, Connecticut
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This was a great attraction and educational as well. Took our grandson and he loved it. I did not tell him where we were going and when we drove up and he saw the ships his eyes opened wide. I had told him this was a surprise for his Easter present. When we got out of the car he said... More

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Ticonderoga, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great location, easy to find. The staff was friendly. Bring good shoes there are lots of ladders and stairs to climb while touring the ships.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Very cool being on a battleship or inside a submarine. The kids can run around and sit on every cot, seat, gunner's seat, etc. The displays are ok, a bit outdated and tired, but neat to look at. Just watch your head!

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Garrison, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

My husband and I spent the day at Battleship Cove. There was so much to do and see going through these vessels. Well worth the visit if you are able to climb down the stairs. We absolutely loved the exercise as well as the many floors and multiple rooms. Thank you to our military!

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Aguascalientes
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60 reviews 60 reviews
23 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Good Location And environment, posted near the Water, I Enjoyed the Sight at the sunset. At night the Sight is Very good with the lights That decorates the Restaurant atmosphere.

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Nottingham, New Hampshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

In order to see and enjoy the entire ship, you will need a good day and comfortable footwear! It is an excercise going through her but, you'll not need to pack a lunch as there is an outstanding caf in the wardroom! It is also warm below decks so perhaps a light jacket you can carry below and wear above.

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013 via mobile

our family enjoyed 5 hours of touring the ship. lots of ladders and stairwells to climb. wear comfortable clothing and good shoes. the cheeseburgers we had at the mess hall were fantastic. plenty of exhibits that are fascinating.

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