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Exhibits

The featured exhibits at the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History provide an objective, accessible window into the past, present, and future of nuclear science. They cover everything from the very origins of atomic theory, the complexity of the political scenarios contributing to World War II, the height of the Cold War, to modern-day advances in nuclear medicine – and even begin to speculate about the future of this fascinating and exciting field. The Museum gives its visitors a memorable and vivid understanding of nuclear science and history.

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Exhibits to Rent

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History’s Traveling Exhibit Service has four small, wall-mounted, less expensive alternatives to big budget exhibits! Exhibits normally rent for $1,500 per venue and feature unique and interesting topics. Use these exhibits to complete larger exhibit walls, small exhibit areas or special celebrations such as Black History Month and Women’s History Month.

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Online Archives

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EINSTEIN GALA, MARCH 18, 2017

Join the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History for New Mexico's biggest science party of the year! This awesome black-tie event features an awesomely unique silent auction, dinner among the most brilliant minds in science and thrilling science experiments that will knock your socks off!

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Winter Day Camp, December 19-23 & 27-30

Register your young scientist in "Science is Everywhere" Winter Day Camp 2016 - awesome camps for children who are 6-12 years old. Experience the wonders of science in one-day sessions, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., December 19-23 and 27-30, 2016. Sessions include "Hey, Can I Take that Apart?," "In a Galaxy Far, Far Away," "Myths & Monsters," "Rockets in Motion," "Myths Busted" and many more!

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Atomic STEaM Photography Show

Experience the all encompassing world of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics as interpreted by photographers from all over the world! On display November 5 through December 31, 2016.

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Membership Camp