National Museum of Nuclear Science & History

Opens at 9am
Mon9am5pm
Tues9am5pm
Wed9am5pm
Thu9am5pm
Fri9am5pm
Sat9am5pm
Sun9am5pm

About National Museum of Nuclear Science & History

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is the nation’s only congressionally chartered museum in its field. Originally known as the National Atomic Museum, it was established in 1969 as 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.