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Education Guide 2015-2016

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


Discover STEM Week 2017

Discover STEM Week is an annual celebration of all things STEM - science, technology, engineering and math. During this week, the Museum will host students in grades 4-8 for hands-on activities related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Our 2017 Discover STEM event will take place the week of February 6-10, 2017. 

Applications for schools wishing to attend Discover STEM 2017 will be available in November 2016. If you have questions, please contact Rachael Cutrufello, Director of Education, at rcutrufello@nuclearmuseum.org or 505-245-2137, extension 101.


Nuclear Science Week 2016

Nuclear Science Week (NSW) is a national, broadly observed week-long celebration to focus local, regional, national and international interest on all aspects of nuclear science. Nuclear Science Week 2016 will take place the week of October 17-21. During this week, the Museum invites students in grades 6-12 with their schools to visit the Museum for special activities themed around nuclear science. Field trips during this time include free busing and admission for accepted groups thanks to the generous support of our donors.

Application for Nuclear Science Week will be available in late August 2016. If you have questions, please contact Rachael Cutrufello, Director of Education, at rcutrufello@nuclearmuseum.org or 505-245-2137, extension 101.

Summer Camp

Register today for our "Science is Everywhere" Summer Camp, taking place May 31 - August 5, 2016, for children 6-16 years. These week-long sessions include topics such as "Atomic Comics," "Get Glowing," "Voyage to the Deep" and more!

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B-52B Stratofortress Restoration

The Museum will restore the exterior of its B-52B Stratofortress this Spring and Summer! With a surface area of over 2/3 of an acre, and with paint costing $460 per gallon, this will be a huge undertaking. Help us restore this iconic aircraft today!

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Asian Heritage Event

Join us for one of the most beautiful events of the year! Come celebrate the 20th Annual Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Festival on Saturday, May 14, from 10 am to 3 pm. A day of dancing, martial arts, food sampling, origami and more!

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Membership Camp