Viva Fall River

Attractions

Waterfront Dining

Waterfront Dining

One of Fall River's greatest assets is its growing waterfront district along the Taunton River. In the summer, the area is bustling with boaters, boardwalk strollers and diners frequenting the waterfront restaurants and bars. Fall River offers plentiful options for...

Old Colony & Fall River Railroad Museum

Old Colony & Fall River Railroad Museum

A charming step back into history, the Old Colony & Fall River Railroad Museum contains an impressive collection of miniature model trains. Founded in 2002, this volunteer run museum offers a captivating glimpse into the rich history of the region's railroad...

The Children’s Museum of Greater Fall River

The Children’s Museum of Greater Fall River

Fun for the whole family! The Children’s Museum of Greater Fall River is a staple for Fall River families and out of town visitors. Designed to spark curiosity and creativity in young minds, this interactive haven offers hands-on exhibits and engaging activities for...

Maritime Museum at Battleship Cove

Maritime Museum at Battleship Cove

Step aboard a voyage through time at Fall River's Maritime Museum, where the region's rich nautical heritage comes alive. Located along the picturesque waterfront, this museum offers a captivating journey into the seafaring past of Fall River and its involvement in...

Lafayette Durfee House

Lafayette Durfee House

The Lafayette Durfee House is a living time capsule, nestled in a residential neighborhood not far from Fall River’s downtown. The museum is named after Fall River Judge Thomas Durfee, the original owner of the house who frequently hosted his friend and infamous...

The Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Wall

The Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Wall

Dedicated in 1976 to commemorate the bicentennial of the United States, Veterans' Memorial Bicentennial Park holds deep historical significance for the Fall River community. The park was conceived as a lasting tribute to the men and women from Fall River who served in...

Explore Military History in Fall River

Explore Military History in Fall River

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the captivating military history of Fall River, Massachusetts!  Fall River holds a distinguished place in American military history and is located within close proximity to two cities known for American military history,...

St. Anne’s Church & Shrine

St. Anne’s Church & Shrine

Nestled amidst the historic streets of Fall River stands a majestic testament to faith and resilience: Saint Anne's Church & Shrine. Completed in 1906, this iconic parish has played a central role in the spiritual and cultural life of the community, leaving an...

Must-Visit Spots in Fall River for History Buffs

Must-Visit Spots in Fall River for History Buffs

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the captivating history of Fall River, Massachusetts!  Nestled in the heart of New England, Fall River is made up of a rich tapestry of historical landmarks and significant sites waiting to be explored by avid history buffs....

Rainy Day Activities in Fall River

Rainy Day Activities in Fall River

Don’t let gray skies dampen your spirits! Fall River has a number of indoor attractions that are perfect for exploring during a drizzle. In this blog, we’ll break down a number of rainy day activities, including free options, that are perfect for all interests and...