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Exhibits

Art of the Reactor

Enjoy a special exhibit for the whole family that invites visitors of all ages to become visually engulfed in the brilliantly engineered renderings of nuclear reactors while uncovering their inner-artist by designing and creating one-of-a-kind artwork.

Exhibition Logistics:

15 text panels (all panels printed on Sintra; wall mounted with stand-offs)
17 reactor panels and labels
20 NAYGN framed children’s drawings
32 (mdf) hexagon panels
3 homasote panels for posting the artwork
3  collapsible drawing tables
3 large furniture fixtures with cup holes to hold paper/markers
5 re-production artworks of the “Atoms for Peace” posters and 1 text label
Idaho labs artworks on canvas (8)
U.S. map framed (reactor sites)

Learn more about the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History's Traveling Exhibits.

In Partnership with the Atomic Heritage Foundation

The Atomic Heritage Foundation and the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History have forged a new partnership to preserve the history of the Manhattan Project and the Atomic Age. This significant agreement ensures the Atomic Heritage Foundation’s extensive collection of oral histories, interpretive vignettes, and articles about the Manhattan Project and its legacy will remain available to the public for the foreseeable future.

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Nuclear After Dark - October 4

Experience the Nuclear Museum after-hours, enjoy local food trucks and brewery, be entertained with live music and watch an outdoor showing of the 45-minute History Channel's documentary, "Modern Marvels, The Manhattan Project.

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BUFF: The B-52 Story - June 8 through December 29

Join us as we tell the story of the longest-serving aircraft in United States military in the special exhibition, “BUFF: The B-52 Story,” on display June 8 through December 29, 2019. This temporary exhibition explores this iconic Boeing aircraft’s past, present and future as an American strategic bomber.

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