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. As of Friday, August 20th, masks are required to be worn inside the museum, regardless of vaccination status, as per NM public health order.

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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

Camps & Education Programs

Exhibits

Nuclear Science Week
International Celebration: October 18-22

Nuclear Science Week is an international, broadly observed week-long celebration to focus local, regional and international interest on all aspects of nuclear science. Founded by the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History in 2009, Nuclear Science week takes place every year on the third week in October, and it explores what it means to “Think Clean. Think Solutions. Think Nuclear.” We do this by educating the public on 5 pillars of nuclear science: Carbon-Free Energy, Global Leadership, Transformative Healthcare, Innovation & Technology, and Space Exploration.

Hours/Admission/Map

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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