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Battleship Cove

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5 Water St, Fall River, MA 02721-1540
+1 508-678-1100
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Great day out

We visited as part of a family vacation from England on a slightly rainy day. Although the entrance... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Grimleyfiendish
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Winchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Not enough time

I was a reluctant tag along who ended up fascinated by the history attached to the battleships. We... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jacqueline R
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Cork, Cork, Ireland
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“these ships” (40 reviews)
“naval history” (28 reviews)
“snack bar” (14 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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"lion fish"
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"uss lionfish"
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"subs"
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in 16 reviews
"pearl harbor"
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"engine room"
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"the main attraction"
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"four hours"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited as part of a family vacation from England on a slightly rainy day. Although the entrance fee is slightly pricy, you could easily spend most of the day here - we spent around 3-4 hours. The good thing is that although the star...More

Thank Grimleyfiendish
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was a reluctant tag along who ended up fascinated by the history attached to the battleships. We simply didn’t have enough time to get to everything. I can see why the entry tickets are valid for 2 days. Lots of tight spaces & lots...More

Thank Jacqueline R
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I know now why they sell 2 day passes. You’ll never get to it all in one day. We spent hours, fascinated by the history and the way it was presented. Never got to see the sub. This place is well worth a visit. Be...More

Thank Conor R
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing!! Thank you for keeping history going!! We highly enjoyed our visit!! Many thanks to the women and men who gave so much and the ones that still do so today!

Thank byrdfromthenest
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic museum, so MUCH to see. You will run out of gas long before you come anywhere near seeing everything. The PT Boat exhibit alone in the USS Massachusetts is vast and incredible. Make your own pace, and plan ahead. Do not get overwhelmed, impossible...More

Thank Grover_Ohio
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Educational location bar is fun for the entire family. Kids can learn about histórical facts and take pics with the old school submarines and battleships. Great location.

Thank jesseg916
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted somewhere to occupy a couple of hours between Cape Cod and Providence and decided to come to Battleship Cove - glad we did. Offers a fascinating insight into what life must be like on a warship / submarine. Was amazed at where you were...More

Thank CTID73
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We toured Battleship Cove with our 14yo son who loves anything WWII. There are many ships to tour and all the climbing/ descending can get tiring. I definitely felt it the next day! It was very hot and humid the day we went so by...More

Thank mandaleigh25
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic place to visit if you are in the area. Full access to all areas of the battleship USS Massachusetts as well as a Submarine and other ships.

Thank Clive1234x
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son loves history and we had planned to visit the Lizzie Borden house but wanted to do something after while in the Fall River area. I mentioned this to him and he immediately said he wanted to go. We ended up spending 3.5 hours...More

Thank Lauandtun
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sima42
August 2, 2018|
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Response from Robin S | Reviewed this property |
Yes! You board the ship and purchase just before getting on the ship... huge ship cannot imagine any issues with too crowding or such. I would call ahead to the carousel if that is an interest... pretty , 1920's beautiful... More
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DianeD06
July 5, 2018|
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Response from Robin S | Reviewed this property |
I am guessing no.... but cannot say for certain... the area is nice and plenty of restaurants to go to if you find the ship closed... it is a Battleship, I can't imagine a little rain will stop it... someone said the visit... More
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jean t
June 20, 2018|
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Response from blewnc | Reviewed this property |
See Marc C. He has it all covered.
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