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National Museum of Nuclear Science & History

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is an intriguing place to learn the story of the Atomic Age, from early development and the Cold War to today's peaceful uses. The permanent displays and changing special exhibits present history, science applications, and future developments of nuclear energy. Adults and children alike will be fascinated by this important part of New Mexico's history. Exhibits include The Atomic Pioneers; Nuclear Medicine; Energy Encounters; the Manhattan Project; Atomic Pop Culture; Little Albert's Lab; and more. Visit the outdoor in the Heritage Park to see aircraft and other large artifacts.

Amenities
  • Credit Cards: Accepted
  • Days Open: Daily
  • Handicap Accessible: Full
  • Hours of Operation: 9-5
  • Miles to Airport: 8.00
  • Motorcoach/RV Parking: Yes

18th Annual Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Festival

This event celebrates the cultural traditions, ancestry, native languages, and unique experiences represented among ethnic groups from Asia and the Pacific. Lion dancers, Taiko drumming, calligraphy, ...

Atom Eve 2.0: Diamonds & Denim

How will you wear your Diamonds & Denim? Join us for Atom Eve, an evening benefiting the Jewish Academy of Arts & Sciences, New Mexico's only Jewish day school, serving both both Jewish and no...

Meet the Author: Scott Kaufman

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will host Scott Kaufman, author and professor of History at Francis Marion University in Florence, South Carolina, as he holds a book signin...

Special Performance: These Shining Lives

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will partner with Duke City Repertory Theatre for a special performance and discussion of the play “These Shining Lives” at the Museum....

Exhibition: Atomic STEaM Photography Show

  • November 8, 2014 - January 4, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: National Museum of Nuclear Science & History
  • 601 Eubank Blvd. S.E., Albuquerque, NM 87123
  • Phone: 505-245-2137
  • Admission: Adults-$8; Seniors & Youth 6-17-$7; 5 & under-Free

Atomic STEaM Photography Show is a special exhibition showcasing how Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) exist in the world around us, as seen through the artistic eye of photograp...

Exhibition: Roll, Drop, Bounce: The Science of Motion

  • Through April 27, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: National Museum of Nuclear Science & History
  • 601 Eubank Blvd. S.E., Albuquerque, NM 87123
  • Phone: 505-245-2137
  • Admission: Adults-$8; Seniors & Youth 6-17-$7; 5 & under-Free

Roll, Drop, Bounce: The Science of Motion, is a special exhibition rolling into the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History. This active learning laboratory provides genuine hands-on activiti...

Exhibition: Sacrifice & Service-The American Military Family

  • May 26, 2014 - August 31, 2014
  • Recurrence: Every Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: National Museum of Nuclear Science & History
  • 601 Eubank Blvd. S.E., Albuquerque, NM 87123
  • Phone: 505-245-2137
  • Admission: $7-$8

This inspiring exhibition celebrates America’s rich military history through the voices of America’s military families. Through written word and interactive elements, visitors will experie...

$1 OFF ONE ADULT ADMISSION

$1 Off One Adult Admission - Cannot be used with other offers.