Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: National Atomic Testing Museum. 755 East Flamingo Road. Las Vegas, NV (Clark)
Description: CONNECTING THE PAST TO THE FUTURE through Science, Education, Technology & History.
Admission to the Museum is free for Nevada residents on Nevada Day, Friday, Oct 31. The Museum is open from 10 am to 5 pm. NV Day/Day of Remembrance is a special day to honor the thousands of men and women who have worked at the Nevada Test Site (now known as the Nevada National Security Site). The National Atomic Testing Museum tells the story of our nation’s nuclear weapons testing program and the individual stories of those who have worked at the test site over its 60 year existence. The National Atomic Testing Museum features exhibits related to science, technology, engineering and math; STEM subjects. A second smaller exhibit hall features the “Area 51: Myth or Reality” which explores the fact and fiction surrounding one of the most secretive areas in America, Area 51. The National Atomic Testing Museum is an Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and a member of the American Association of Museums. It is located at 755 E. Flamingo Road, between Paradise and Swenson on the south side of the street. Ample free parking is available and the Museum is fully ADA accessible. For more information, call 702-794-5151, or visit us on the web at www.nationalatomictestingmuseum.org.
National Day of Remembrance for Nuclear Weapon Workers