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USS Massachusetts (Big Mamie)

Fall River, MA
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Ranked #5 of 15 attractions in Fall River
Type: Ships
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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95 reviews 95 reviews
46 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

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
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85 reviews 85 reviews
41 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 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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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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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3 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 The displays are ok, a bit outdated and tired, but neat to look at.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
34 helpful votes 34 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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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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West Richland, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

If you appreciate the US Navy then you have to visit this museum. Great collection of ships, models, and boats. Best collection of PT Boat memorabilia anywhere. The self guided tours of the battleship, destroyer, submarine, multiple PT boats, landing craft and missile boat really brought back memories of my time in the Navy and allowed me to share my... More

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