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National Museum of Nuclear Science & History

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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.

  • Credit Cards: Accepted
  • Days Open: Daily
  • Hours of Operation: 9-5
  • Miles to Airport: 8.00
  • Motorcoach/RV Parking: Yes
  • Rates: Visit for admission prices
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Full

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