Las Vegas, Nevada: Atomic Testing Museum Team Field Report

National Atomic Testing Museum

755 E. Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV
South side of downtown. I-15 exit onto Hwy 592 (Flamingo Rd.), then east about 1.5 miles. South side of the road, just past Paradise Rd.
M-Sa 10-5, Su 12-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $22.
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Atomic Testing Museum.

Atomic Testing Museum

Freed from secrecy rules, America's bomb-makers have built a museum about what they did in the desert north of Las Vegas. Report...

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Atomic Vegas.

Atomic Testing Museum

Great stop, and well worth the trip. Everyone can have fun!

[Jackson, 06/17/2022]

Find the radioactive objects.

Atomic Testing Museum

Our family stopped in for what we thought was going to be a couple of hours at most. After four hours, my wife and kids had to drag me out. I'm a very technical person and this place is just so interesting and well documented. Maybe husbands should go to spend the day alone?

[Carl, 07/19/2019]
Atomic Testing Museum

Very interesting. Free parking. Look for a Groupon to save 50%, otherwise $22 an adult.

[Allie, 07/03/2016]

Miss Atom Bomb magnets.

Atomic Testing Museum

This is a wonderful museum about a terrible topic. Lots of great ironic pop culture specimens with atomic motifs such as cereal boxes, comic books and Miss Atomic Bomb 1957, and a great collection of Geiger counters. Oddly funny/frightening photos of mushroom clouds going off behind Las Vegas casinos in the late '40s. Educational and worth the visit.

[Gunnar Johnson, 12/04/2008]

Here's a view of Miss Atomic Bomb refrigerator magnets for sale.

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