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New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center

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A 6+

This very new museum has both a unique focus on the fishing versus whaling and the supporting... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
Lowell B
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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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Salty Taste

Get a llittle taste fo how fishermen actully work and learn something about the shoreside part of... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2017
Martin L
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Jul 28, 2018
“A 6+ ”
Dec 6, 2017
“Salty Taste”
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Telling the story of the fishing industry past, present, and future through exhibits, programs, and archives.
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38 Bethel St, New Bedford, MA 02740-6241
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+1 508-993-8894
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

This little museum was packed with information about the local fishing industry. The grandkids also enjoyed exploring the various displays. The highlight of their trip was trying on the survival suits and trying to do it in under a minute. We all have a new...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

This very new museum has both a unique focus on the fishing versus whaling and the supporting infrastructure for fishing that makes New Bedford such a currently important area

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Reviewed December 6, 2017

Get a llittle taste fo how fishermen actully work and learn something about the shoreside part of the finshing industry. There is one wall of colerful nick names of guys on the waterfront. "Porky," "Doggy Dolinsky." Those who know the stories and are sitill alive...More

Thank Martin L
Reviewed September 14, 2017

This little museum was packed with information about the local fishing industry. The grandkids also enjoyed exploring the various displays. The highlight of their trip was trying on the survival suits and trying to do it in under a minute. We all have a new...More

2  Thank nationalparkPa
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