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The National Atomic Testing Museum

755 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89119-7363
+1 702-794-5151
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This museum is devoted to the Nevada Test Site.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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755 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89119-7363
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The museum's association with the Smithsonian Institute is a solid indicator as to the level of the scientific displays and the quality of the visitor interpretation. The timelines of weapons development and historical events will hold most visitor's attention and tell the story of both...More

1  Thank kenwalters2016
Reviewed 5 days ago

Its amazing how long we as a society continue to kill each other and use weapons that have the capability to kill us all. Lots of exhibits to see. Lots of history here... Very powerful and moving displays of bombs and chemistry. In this day...More

Thank Pansy77th
Reviewed 6 days ago

You must see this for the History of Atomic Energy and The Bomb. It was fantastic withe the displays and hands on exhibits and displays.The movie had all the feel of being at ground zero when the bomb goes off. All of the history of...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small museum, but has plenty of information on the atomic bomb testing sites and other wreckage photos.

Thank Brownybros
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting museum with A LOT of information about development of atomic bombs, above ground and below ground testing, impact on local and remote communities as well as workers at the sites and how tools and concepts developed for atomic bombs impact other areas of life....More

Thank dlbmcgill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum is a good history lesson on the Cold War with a lot of artifacts and information. There were a lot of videos and some movies available to watch the filmed detonations of the bombs and hear individuals from the era speak. My only...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 1 week ago

You learn a lot here about the atmospheric and underground atomic testing that took place in the State of Nevada. I know people in Reno who remember the work that took place above and below ground. Can you imagine being in Las Vegas, seeing an...More

Thank verdiron
Reviewed 1 week ago

Science was never my strong suit, but I do love history and I love to learn. This museum is a marriage of all three. It is in association with the Smithsonian Institution, so it is quite well done. ACCESS: From Flamingo Road, on the south...More

Thank dleewilloughby
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great facility. There is so much history there and so much to see in terms of pictures, film, and actual relics from the entire era, it's just amazing. It's clean and it's very, very informative in terms of the timelines, how politics...More

Thank Craig L H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 3 hours visiting this well presented museum. Easily accessible via the 202 bus from the Strip. Exhibits arranged well and with informative display boards. Friendly and helpful staff.

Thank globe28
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Brenda S
16 April 2017|
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Response from jdglek | Reviewed this property |
The two are in very different locations and the Site Tour is first thing in the morning to late with a chartered bus. The hours for the museum is limited. Will have to be on different days.
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kkb333
1 April 2017|
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Response from pnati0n | Reviewed this property |
I see others already answered, but yes there is a nice on-site lot with free parking. Enjoy.
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SandyWichitaKS
29 January 2017|
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Response from maisoui_27 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I had a car.
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