Special Collections

Marine Museum at Fall River
70 Water Street
Fall River MA , 02721 1598
FAX: (508)674-3534
Institution Contact(s):
  Melvin N. Lash, Executive Director (508)674-3533
Hours: M-F 9:00AM-5:00PM Sa NOON-5:00PM Su NOON-4:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Holiday Hours (except Christmas and Thanksgiving): NOON-4:00PM
Holidays Open:
  open every day except Thanksgiving and Christmas
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Handicapped parking ADA access to first floor
Other Services:
  Information on hotel/housing accommodations Gift shop
Journals: "The Fall River Line Journal" (Quarterly)
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Melvin N. Lash, Executive Director (508)674-3533
Collections: 1
Formats: photographs video tapes
Collection Description:
  Steamship Collection
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only User/entrance fee required Access only in reading room, supervised
Copying: All photocopying done by staff Restrictions on scanners Restrictions on cameras Restrictions on tape recorders
Loans: Special loan policies in effect
Directions: FROM NORTH AND BOSTON: Take Route 24 South. Take 79 South to Davol St. Take a right under bridge, past ships. FROM WEST AND PROVIDENCE: Take Exit 5 off I-195, left on ramp. Take a left at stop sign. Take a left at light; go one block past ships. FROM EAST AND CAPE COD/NEW BEDFORD: Take exit 5 off I-195. Take a right off of the ramp. Take Davol St. North to 138 South. Go right under bridge.