The Nuclear Museum is Open to the Public

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is open to the public. For more information about the museum's re-opening to the public, 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.

"Science is Everywhere" Camps

Summer Camp - Registration NOW OPEN!
June 1 - August 6
Summer Camp - Registration NOW OPEN!

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. Registration coming soon!

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Counselor In Training Program
Teens 14-17 during Summer Camp
Counselor In Training Program

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History's Counselor In Training (CIT) Program is a teen leadership program that builds leadership, interpersonal, collaborative, and communication skills. Click here and scroll past the summer camp information for more information on the museum's CIT Program. This program is for teens (14-17 years old) during the museum's summer camp program.

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Upcoming Events

Virtual Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Day
May 8th, Beginning at 10 am MT

Cultural performances and music from our Asian communities, bright Japanese floral arrangements, intricate Chinese art activities, and much more will fill the day virtually beginning at 10:00 a.m. MT, Saturday, May 8th. The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, partnered with the Sandia National Laboratories Asian Leadership Outreach Committee, will host the Virtual 24th Annual Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Day, celebrating the cultural traditions, ancestry, native languages, and unique experiences represented among ethnic groups from Asia and the Pacific.

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.

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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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