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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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  • Average13%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
755 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89119-7363
+1 702-794-5151
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was an interesting and reflective museum. It takes you through some of the testing of nuclear weapons and where we are today with regards to de-nuclearisation. It's chilling when you think about what could happen in the event of nuclear war.

Thank milliebarns
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our school required us to have drills in case we were attacked by Russian bombers! You will see how these were done at this terrific museum. Every despot/dictator in the world should see the films which will hopefully make them have second thoughts about ever...More

Thank Swayne M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Is worth a stop if you need to kill some time and can find a good deal on Groupon. Kids might be a little bored here though.

Thank Ron J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum explains how nuclear bombs work even though I still don't quite understand it. Lots of good visual movies and pictures from the Cold War. However, they do track what N. Korea's doing using your cell phone which is scary to me after seeing...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled upon the fall out shelter on Route 66 a couple years back which I highly recommend, so I wanted to see this place. I found this interesting but I'm not sure a child would unless they are inclined to science. There was a...More

Thank PeeDeeR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife was hardly enthusiastic about visiting something seen as dry and technical but we were both very impressed and illuminated by a series of fascinating exhibits and videos explaining the backdrop to testing. The BREN experiment was very interesting even for a non-physicist. Still...More

Thank 10juec
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good destination for learning the atomic history...I expected it to be lot bigger but no complaints...enjoyed my time...Keep about 3 hours if you really want to enjoy this to the fullest...there are some free movies that keep on running that are worth watching..The...More

Thank Gaurav126in
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd waited years to visit this museum and had high hopes. Brought young cousins from out of town. It was ok, but nothing special. If you're thinking of going, might be good to check with friends who have been there to get an idea of...More

1  Thank Joannegilbert
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gift shop is a place I always will buy something from. The museum itself is an awesome experience.

1  Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife had a strange desire to visit this place but have to say it was. Dry interesting. Loved the silo with the bomb simulation- shaking floors and nuclear wind !! Thought $22 each for entry was a little high but glad I went Would...More

1  Thank markoBRISTOL
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Brenda S
15 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.
31 March 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.
29 January 2017|
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Response from maisoui_27 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I had a car.