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

Welcome to Battleship Cove, the world’s largest exhibit of historic naval ships.  Visitor information

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.

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.

Help us preserve this amazing collection!

To schedule a group visit please call 508-678-1100, ext 101.

Featured Event

Pearl Harbor Day, December 7, 12:55pm

Battleship Cove will commemorate the 73rd Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor by hosting a ceremony at 12:55pm – the exact time of the Japanese strike. Located on the Battleship Massachusetts, the service will include a wreath-casting rites prefaced by brief remarks from Battleship Cove’s Executive Director, Brad King. The ceremony is open to the public at no charge.

All Veterans will receive free admission all day long. Open 9am-4:30pm

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Our Mission

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

    5 Water Street
    Fall River , MA 02721-1540

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