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Address: Fall River, MA
Phone Number: 508-674-3533
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Marine history of all types

The Marine Museum has an extensive collection of marine artifacts dealing with the local history and seafaring in general. There are models of the local steamships from the Fall... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 23, 2015
DavenCarol
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San Mateo, CA
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San Mateo, CA
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157 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

The Marine Museum has an extensive collection of marine artifacts dealing with the local history and seafaring in general. There are models of the local steamships from the Fall River Line, models of a wide variety of naval vessels and displays about the Titanic along with the detailed history of them. If you have any interest in the sea or... More 

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I liked that it was quiet. it's a good look at some of bygone travel vessels. They have a nice replica of the Titanic.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

I went here a few times during my recent visit to the area. It is a fantastic old school type of museum with countless beautiful ship models, and other artifacts; all tastefully displayed. There was even a lecture about shipwrecks that I attended, and brought one of my diving helmets to. I think that this is a wonderful museum, which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Interesting maritime museum featuring Titanic, Fall River line, and a few other artifacts. Many models of historical ships (Bismark, Titanic, et al). One hour should do it. A tad pricey, but such is life.

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San Mateo, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The museum is just across the street from Battleship Cove and if you have an interest in going there you will like the Marine Museum also. They have an extensive collection of artifacts from the Fall River steamship line which carried passengers between the area and New York along with artifacts of the Titanic. They have a scale model of... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

A really well laid out museum with many items on display. Multiple areas, well displayed and worth a visit for anyone interested in maritime and marine artifacts

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Seekonk, MA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

I like Titanic stuff ... so it was interesting. Historical info. and items. Kids thought it was ok. If you are seeing the Battleship and looking for something else to do - stop in.

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

The museum is lovely, additionally it is a great setting for events. My fiance and I hosted a wonderful engagement party here. The museum manager, Paul Simister, was incredibly accommodating and ensured our party was a success. We had previously attended a wedding here and it was so fun and different. Check it out.

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2011

Stopped here over the summer,our son was interested in going...was kind of overpriced and the titanic exhibit tape wasn't working...overall,was a good experience

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mattpoisett
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2011

We visited the Marine Museum. The staff person was very helpful. We stayed for 2 hours and wandered around the museum. It is a nice easy place to visit. Plenty of on street parking and nice to walk around the area.

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