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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.

Camps & Education Programs

Upcoming Events

Discover STEAM Day - February 12
Discover STEAM Day - February 12

On Saturday, February 12th, the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History invites families to the museum to explore STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) through experimentation and engaging, hands-on activities directed by local engineers, physicists, and technicians.

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Einstein Gala - March 26
Einstein Gala - March 26

The Einstein Gala is New Mexico’s biggest science party of the year! This prestigious black-tie event is the Museum’s most important fundraising event, and in 2022, it will be held at the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History! Starting at 5:30 pm on Saturday, March 26th, the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History staff and Board of Trustees invite you to explore our amazing silent auction - where mobile bidding is available - filled with the most unique items in Albuquerque, join us as we honor our National Award honoree for her contributions within the nuclear world, and experience entertainment featuring science experiments that will knock your socks off!

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Exhibits

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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