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Behind the Scenes Tours:

In order to provide a more in-depth and enhanced educational experience for our visitors, Battleship Cove now provides Behind the Scenes Tours to allow for a more intimate look at the history, equipment, and people that surround our historic landmarks.

These special tours are by reservation only, with limited availability, and are age 13 and over.  

Please click on the tour image below for online tickets sales for these educational opportunities.

  • Behind the Scenes: Firepower Tour
    Behind the Scenes: Firepower Tour
    Sat, Jun 15
    Fall River
    Jun 15, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Jun 15, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Firepower Tour, Full Version Join our experts, Gunner’s Mate Tom Lowney and Fire Control Specialist Dr. John Scholes, on an intimate tour of Big Mamie’s 16” gunfire control system. Advanced ticket purchase required.
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  • Tin Can Titans: Inside A Destroyer Tour
    Tin Can Titans: Inside A Destroyer Tour
    Sat, Jun 15
    Fall River
    Jun 15, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Jun 15, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Join us as we explore areas of the destroyer, USS Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. not open to the general public, as well as provide up close visitation to all the sensors and weapon systems of this Cold War Warrior.
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  • Behind the Scenes: Firepower Tour
    Behind the Scenes: Firepower Tour
    Sat, Jul 20
    Fall River
    Jul 20, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Jul 20, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Firepower Tour, Abbreviated Join our experts, Gunner’s Mate Tom Lowney and Fire Control Specialist Dr. John Scholes, on an intimate tour of Big Mamie’s 16” gunfire control system. Advanced ticket purchase required.
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  • Tin Can Titans: Inside A Destroyer Tour
    Tin Can Titans: Inside A Destroyer Tour
    Sat, Jul 20
    Fall River
    Jul 20, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Jul 20, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Join us as we explore areas of the destroyer, USS Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. not open to the general public, as well as provide up close visitation to all the sensors and weapon systems of this Cold War Warrior.
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  • Tin Can Titans: Inside A Destroyer Tour
    Tin Can Titans: Inside A Destroyer Tour
    Sun, Jul 21
    Fall River
    Jul 21, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Jul 21, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Join us as we explore areas of the destroyer, USS Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. not open to the general public, as well as provide up close visitation to all the sensors and weapon systems of this Cold War Warrior.
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  • Tin Can Titans: Inside A Destroyer Tour
    Tin Can Titans: Inside A Destroyer Tour
    Sat, Aug 17
    Fall River
    Aug 17, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Aug 17, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Join us as we explore areas of the destroyer, USS Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. not open to the general public, as well as provide up close visitation to all the sensors and weapon systems of this Cold War Warrior.
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  • Behind the Scenes: Firepower Tour
    Behind the Scenes: Firepower Tour
    Sat, Aug 24
    Fall River
    Aug 24, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Aug 24, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Firepower Tour, Abbreviated Join our experts, Gunner’s Mate Tom Lowney and Fire Control Specialist Dr. John Scholes, on an intimate tour of Big Mamie’s 16” gunfire control system. Advanced ticket purchase required.
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  • Behind the Scenes: Firepower Tour
    Behind the Scenes: Firepower Tour
    Sat, May 18
    Fall River
    May 18, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    May 18, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Firepower Tour, Full Version Join our experts, Gunner’s Mate Tom Lowney and Fire Control Specialist Dr. John Scholes, on an intimate tour of Big Mamie’s 16” gunfire control system. Advanced ticket purchase required.
    Share
  • Behind the Scenes: Firepower Tour
    Behind the Scenes: Firepower Tour
    Sat, Apr 27
    Fall River
    Apr 27, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Apr 27, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Fall River, Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA 02720, USA
    Firepower Tour, Full Version Join our experts, Gunner’s Mate Tom Lowney and Fire Control Specialist Dr. John Scholes, on an intimate tour of Big Mamie’s 16” gunfire control system. Advanced ticket purchase required.
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To learn more about our docent led Behind the Scenes Tours, please contact us at 508-678-1100 extension 123 or contact us below for more information!

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