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Education Guide 2014-2015

Choose from Museum classroom programs, tours, outreach at your site, or professional development. Classes from kindergarten up are welcome at the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, and the many educational programs we have to offer for all age groups is sure to get your students thinking, talking, and imagining.


Nuclear Science Week 2014

During the week of October 20-24, 2014 the Museum will host students in grades 6-12 for hands-on activities related to energy, atomic structure, chemistry, and nuclear safety and medicine. 


Essay Contest

After viewing the exhibit, "Dr. Saul Hertz and the Origin of Nuclear Medicine," on display at the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History from September 13 through October 12, 2014, any students in grades 4-12 may enter this essay contest to describe the challenges, accomplishments and legacy of Dr. Saul Hertz.

Special Exhibit

Atomic STEaM Photography Show - November 8 through January 4, 2015

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Special Event

Nuclear Science Week, a week-long local and national celebration of nuclear science - October 20-24, 2014

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Calendar of Events

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Membership Camp