Just 15 miles from Providence and Newport, Rhode Island, the Port of Fall River offers reasonably priced lodgings, a variety of ethnic restaurants, and popular factory outlet shopping opportunities.
Battleship Cove boasts the largest collection of US Navy vessels in the country, and it also houses a priceless 1920s hand-carved carousel that has been restored to operation.
During your visit to the Port of Falls River, don’t miss a guided tour of the Lizzie Borden Museum, which is rumored to be haunted. Daring guests can stay at the bed and breakfast for an overnight adventure.
In September and October, visitors can visit the Factory of Terror populated by monsters, spooks, and ghouls. The popular Asylum of Horror contains some terrifying displays and the latest in horror technology.
At the Marine Museum at Fall River, you’ll find a wide variety of artifacts and memorabilia including a large Titanic exhibition. The museum displays over 150 scale models, 30 thousand photos, uniforms, and recordings from the golden days of seafaring.