Make your Home in Fall River, Mass
Fall River Massachusetts is a city located about 46 miles south of Boston and 16 miles southeast of Providence Rhode Island. Fall River runs along the Taunton River & is surrounded by Freetown & Westport MA. The city's population was 93,884 during the 2021 census, making it the tenth largest city in the state of MA.
To make your home in Fall River Mass just search above and one of our Safe Harbor Realty experienced agents will be happy to guide you. Fall River is a mix of residential homes, apartment buildings, multi family houses ,small businesses & stores. It has many shopping centers & the SouthCoast Market Center. Homes in Fall River are very affordable with condo's in the 100's & up, single family homes starting in $200's and multi family homes in Fall River start in the $300's. Beautiful mansion like homes are offered in the historic Highlands of Fall River starting in the mid 400's up to $800,000. Fall River has easy Highway access to rte 95 to Providence, RI about 20 mins away and Easy highway access to rte 79 and rte 24 to Taunton, about 25 mins and onto Boston, Mass. an additional 50 mins.
Attractions in Fall River Mass
Fall River is home to Battleship Cove the world's largest naval ship exhibit. At Battleship Cove, you can board a Navy warship from WWII. The Massachusetts , nicknamed the Big Mamie preserved for generations to see. Visit the museum with memorabilia from the bombing of Pearl Harbor and other artifacts from WWII and the Titanic. You can board and experience the confinements of the Submarine Lionfish. View the USS Joseph Kennedy that once hunted Soviet submarines in the cold war. The maritime museum has over 150 ship models. Including a 28' model of the Titanic. Located at 5 Water St. Fall River MA. Ride Fall River's Carousel, the carousel is a work of art, lovingly carved by 1920's craftsmen. This all wood carousel has been restored to its original luster. Enjoy a ride for just $1.00 For decades this ride made Lincoln Park a fixture in North Dartmouth, MA. today This beautiful Antique Carousel is thriving in its new home at Battleship Cove. The carousel is open seasonally and is available for parties and private rentals year round.
Walking Paths in Fall River Mass
Nearby to Battleship cove is a nice walking trail boardwalk. The boadwalk offers views of the Taunton River, Braga Bridge, Bordons Lighthouse and Battleship Cove.
The Watuppa Walking trail & Bike Path, offers views of south Watuppa Pond. Parking is across the street from the Meditech center on rte. 6 near Eastern Ave. The 0.6 mile bicycle and recreation path spans from near the Westport line behind Lepage's Restaurant ( excellent sea food by the way, I highly recommend it, ) to Eastern Ave. The picturesque path runs along the northern shore of South Watuppa, where the Fall River branch of the Old Colony Railroad existed.The bike path, which includes several benches and sitting areas, is an effort to make the beauty of South Watuppa Pond publicly available. You can bring a picnic lunch, walking shoes, roller blades, bikes and enjoy the natural beauty of this lovely pond.
Playgrounds and Parks in Fall River
There are a number of Playgrounds and parks in the city, they include. Kennedy Park Playground, 367 Broadway Ave. Fall River Patriots Playground at Maplewood Park, Stafford Rd. Fall River. Father Travassos Park Playground & SplashPad, Dean St. Fall River. North Park Playground , President Ave, Fall River Mass Search to make your Home in Fall River, Mass For up to date real estate market information for home buyers and home sellers visit Fall River Ma homes for sale and Real estate Market Blog