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Had a great time here, lots to see and learn my first trip. Not sure how they were able to make it... read more

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Rudy L
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Methuen, Massachusetts
school field trip

Very interesting for a school field trip. Lots of nooks and crannies to discover. Interesting for... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2019
BrendaV388
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Fall River, Massachusetts
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a great time here, lots to see and learn my first trip. Not sure how they were able to make it work, but they did.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Rudy L
Reviewed February 13, 2019

Very interesting for a school field trip. Lots of nooks and crannies to discover. Interesting for older children and adults as well. Make sure to go on a warm, sunny day as lots of time is spent outdoors.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BrendaV388
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

It was an awesome event with the band " The Great Escape - The Journey Experience" it was a great family themed event.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank annmjohannsen
Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

Went on a cold windy day, toured a battleship, and a submarine as well as a small museum. Learned a lot of stuff I did not know about ships. Fun day

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tuturobyn
Reviewed January 7, 2019

There are a few ships in port so you can see all of them. There is a charge but you can walk on the outside of the ships and see how big they are.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank visitor77127
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

We never miss the chance to see a great piece of American history and not many things in this world are as cool as an old battleship. Battleship cove is pretty cool with not just a battleship, but small ships, boats and aircraft. We highly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Gulf_Coast_Chowhound
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Admission is $25 and if you're a military or history buff you will be in hog heaven! Three ships, two pt boats and a sub will keep you touring, reading, listenung, and imaginig all day long. No worries though. The admission is good for two...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JohnJ64
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Not to be missed by anyone interested in naval history, or WW2. USS Massachusetts is the only battleship north of Philly. Also, a very cool submarine, as well as other vessels.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank xebecer2718
Reviewed October 31, 2018

There are several vessels here that can be toured from battleships to a submarine. It is very interesting, but a lot of walking and stair climbing. There is also a snack bar on the Massachusetts.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Barb125
Reviewed October 28, 2018

We took our 12 year old grandson to this attraction and he had the time of his life! Being able to actually explore the ships was so interesting and educational even for the adults in the group. Going into the submarine was a real experience.We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank jwelhwel
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RainelleT_13
October 30, 2018|
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Response from jwelhwel | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe they had any discounts - maybe for senior citizens.
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BobS2756
October 27, 2018|
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Response from Robin S | Reviewed this property |
I've not heard of any discounts at all but if cost is an issue I would contact them and see if they will give a discounted entry for a veteran and his family. I would be shocked if they said no!
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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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