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.

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

Battle of Lyete Gulf   October 23, 9:00am-4:30pm

The World War II Battle of Leyte Gulf is considered one of the largest naval battles ever, and the USS Massachusetts was right in the thick of it. Join us for a day of activities about this famous event, including Funshops for kids, documentaries on our big screen, and a presentation by Professor Steven Kornatz of the Naval War College.
9:00am-4:30pm. Free with general admission.

 

 

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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