The Nuclear Museum is Open to the Public

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is open to the public. For more information, please click here.

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Welcome to The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History

The nation’s only congressionally chartered museum in its field and an intriguing place to learn the story of the Atomic Age,

from early research of nuclear development through today’s peaceful uses of nuclear technology.

Upcoming Events

Science on Tap: August 5th

"Science on Tap," a series of informal talks on a wide range of topics in science and technology, will continue on Thursday, August 5th, and doors open at 5:30 pm, at O'Niell's Pub at 4310 Central Ave SE. The talks are co-sponsored by the University of New Mexico, Explora! and the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History. Admission is free, and you must be 21 years to attend. Join Design Plus/Indigo Moose as they highlight the massive connections between the fields of science and design as they continue to overlap and inform one another; becoming further contiguous year after year.

"Science is Everywhere" Camps

Summer Camp
June 1 - August 6

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is thrilled to provide week-long, in-person, "Science is Everywhere" Summer Camps, June 1st through August 6th. Students Pre-K through 7th grade can enroll in one or more week-long camps to experience exciting science and fun activities at the museum from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday.



Open daily from 9 am to 5 pm.

The museum will close early on Christmas Eve (3 pm) and will be closed on Christmas Day. The museum will close early on New Year's Eve (3 pm) and will be closed on New Year's Day.

Closed on New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
The Museum will close early at 3:00 pm on both Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

Adults 18-59 - $15
Seniors 60+ - $13
Youth 6-17 - $11
Children 5 and under - Free
Veterans - $8
Active Military (and dependents) - $7
Group Tours - Click here

*A valid photo ID with a resident address is required for New Mexico resident admission prices.

We recommend admissions be purchased within the same week they are to be used, but you will not be turned away if your visit takes place after the one-week timeframe.

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National Museum of Nuclear Science & History
601 Eubank Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87123
Phone: 505-245-2137

Museum Store: 505-245-2137 ext.106
Administrative Offices: 505-245-2137 ext. 103
Group Tours: 505-245-2137 ext. 103

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