Hours and Admission:

Battleship Cove is temporarily closed to all visitors as a precautionary measure against the spread of the Coronavirus. All public and private events have been cancelled or postponed. We will continue to follow directives issued by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Please note:

  • Tickets are valid for two consecutive days at both Battleship Cove and the Maritime Museum.

  • We are closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day

  • Maritime Museum availability is seasonal and is closed from October to April 1.

  • Due to restoration initiatives, Hiddensee and the engineering spaces on Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. are closed until further notice.

  • Due to wind damage, our PT Boat buildings will be closed until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience.



Our Winter rates until April 1, 2020 are as follows:


Adult: $20

Senior: $18
Active Military w/ID: $11.00
Children 4-12: $10.00
Children 3 and under: Free
US Military Veteran w/ID: $11.00


Special Southcoast resident rate: $12 per adult/$8 per child with valid driver license or identification.  This includes the towns of Acushnet, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Fall River, Freetown, Little Compton (RI), Marion, Mattapoiset, New Bedford, Rochester, Somerset, Swansea, Tiverton (RI), Wareham, and Westport.

Free Admission on a child's birthday:

Children between the ages of 4-12 are free on their birthday with a original copy of your child’s birth certificate or passport.  No reservations required.

Tour Maps:

Download self-guided tour maps for USS Massachusetts, USS Joseph P. Kennedy Jr., and USS Lionfish.

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5 Water St

Fall River, MA 02721

Phone: 508-678-1100


Email: battleship@battleshipcove.org

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