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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

Winter Break Camps
December 20-23 and 27-30
Winter Break Camps

The Smithsonian Affiliated National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will offer amazing science camps for students K-6 during APS Winter Breaks, December 20-23 and 27-30. These one-day camps last from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm, and include camps such as "Candy Chemistry," "Time Travelers," "Code of the Robot," "Winter STEM-sicles," and more!

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Project Atom
Free out-of-school-time club for high school students
Project Atom

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is proud to introduce Project Atom, a free out-of-school-time club for high school students. This in-person program focusing on nuclear science will take place at the museum, starting January 19th, continuing throughout the Spring semester on Wednesdays from 4:00 - 5:30 pm.

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Upcoming Events

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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