Don’t Just Learn History – Live it at Battleship Cove Naval Heritage Museum in Fall River, MA

Welcome to America’s fleet museum, Battleship Cove – the world’s largest exhibit of historic naval ships.  Tickets

Located on the waterfront in historic Fall River, Battleship Cove is one of Southeastern Massachusetts’ most popular tourist attractions. With its collection of military vessels of local, national, and international importance, the museum draws visitors from all over the world.

As we celebrate our 50th year, we invite you to explore the  USS Massachusetts, the destroyer USS Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr., submarine USS Lionfish, and PT Boats from the South Pacific, as well as the thrilling interactive Pearl Harbor Experience.

Battleship Cove was also the 5th most popular attraction in the state during the Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays!

The Museum is an  unforgettable journey of discovery into our country’s past and a learning experience visitors will not soon forget.

PLEASE BE AWARE the submarine Lionfish is closed for viewing to the general public for maintenance until further notice.

Please be aware for Saturday, April 25, Exit 5, Davol Street, and Central Street will be closed due to construction. To get to the museum, please follow these directions:

Take Exit 7 off I-195 East or West to Plymouth Avenue. RIGHT onto Rodman Street. At South Main Street, go straight through light onto Columbia Street. Take a RIGHT onto Ponte Delgada Blvd. which turns into Water Street. Battleship Cove is straight ahead under the Braga bridge. Watch for parking signs.

Our Mission

“The preservation of a historical memorial providing the public with an educational experience to honor patriotism and country.”

Tell us about your visit

Open daily, 9:00am – 4:30pm

  • Battleship Cove

    5 Water Street
    Fall River , MA 02721-1540

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    Call Us
    Phone 1: 508-678-1100
    Phone 2: 800-533-3194
    Fax: 508-674-5597