Volunteers are the lifeblood of our organization.  Battleship Cove relies on our dedicated volunteer team to promote and maintain our mission.  They are a integral part of the operation and outreach of the museum.

Our team consists of many talents, backgrounds, and skill sets that provide a passionate community service opportunity.  New volunteers are partnered with a team leader for orientation after filling out applicable volunteer applications.


Some of our opportunities include:

  • Tour Docents

  • Living History Reenactors

  • Restoration and Preservation on USS Massachusetts BB59

  • Restoration and Preservation on USS Joseph P. Kennedy Jr DD850

  • Restoration and Preservation on USS Lionfish SS298

  • Restoration and Preservation of our aircraft

  • Marketing and Development

  • Educational Programs

  • Overnight Camping Program

  • Exhibit Design and Installation

  • Event Coordination

Want to inquire about opportunities and learn more?  Please submit the form below or call 508-678-1100 ext. 108 for more information!

Volunteer Request

Note that the museum supports community service projects for various youth groups such as the Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts.  Over 8 local Eagle Scouts accomplished their community service projects aboard USS Joseph P. Kennedy Jr DD850!


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5 Water St

Fall River, MA 02721

Phone: 508-678-1100


Email: battleship@battleshipcove.org

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