open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's
Special Collection Contact(s):
Deborah L. Collins, Curator
60 video tapes
USS Massachusetts World War II USS Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. USS Lionfish PT Boats
Collection(s) are available by appointment only
Access only in reading room, supervised
All or part of the collection(s) not accessible
Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff
All photocopying done by staff
No loans permitted
FROM BOSTON AND POINTS NORTH:
Take I-93 South (Southeast Expressway) to 128 South. Take Route 24
South to Fall River, Massachusetts. Take Exit 7 (State Route 79).
Follow the small blue and white directional signs along the
waterfront to Battleship Cove.
FROM PROVIDENCE AND POINTS WEST OR SOUTH:
Take I-95 North to 195 East. Follow 195 East for approximately 14
miles to the Braga Bridge in Massachusetts. Take Exit 5 (from the
Braga Bridge), bear left at the fork in the road, turn left at the
first stop sign and left at the first traffic light onto Central
Street. Proceed down the hill to Battleship Cove.
FROM CAPE COD AND POINTS EAST:
Take Route 195 West to Fall River, Massachusetts. Take Exit 5 (before
the Braga Bridge). Bear right at the first two forks in the road
and take the first left underneath the overpass onto Davol Street.
Follow Davol Street to Battleship Cove.
FROM THE NEWPORT AREA:
Take State Route 114 North or 138 North to Route 24 North. Take 195
West to Fall River, Massachusetts. Take Exit 5 (before the Braga
Bridge), bear right at the first two forks in the road and take the
first left underneath the overpass onto Davol Street. Follow Davol
Street to Battleship Cove.