Hours & Location
• Monday-Saturday from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
• Sunday from 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Please allow a minimum of 2 – 4 hours to visit the museum.
New Year's Day
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The National Atomic Testing Museum is on the campus of the Desert Research Institute.
Public Bus Schedule
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General Admission & Area 51 $23
General Admission $17
Group Tour Self Guided (10 or more) $13
Family Pak (2 adults with up to 3 youth 7-17) $50
$2 Off General Admission
Seniors (62+ with i.d.)
Student (with i.d.)
Military (with i.d.)
Nevada Resident (with i.d.)
Museum Members FREE
Children (6 & under) FREE
Prices subject to change
Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by an adult
Tickets are for admission into the National Atomic Testing Museum only and are only valid during normal business hours. Senior, Military, Youth, Student and Resident ticket holders must present ID. Tickets are non-refundable and have no cash value. Tickets are valid for 120 days from the date of purchase. Proceeds from ticket sales help support the Nevada Test Site Historical Foundation, a
Must be booked 2 weeks in advance, all tours booked on first come first serve basis.
Guided tours available Monday through Friday only.
$13 per person, adults ages 18 and up (including seniors).
10 person minimum, 45 person maximum.
Payments accepted on day of arrival at admissions.
*For more information on a Group Tour, please email Joe.email@example.com or download our Group Tour Policy & Group Tour Request form.
*For information on school tours please see our School Field Trip.
*No Group Tours are available for the Area 51 Exhibit.
Mp3 Audio Guide
Other Area Museums:
||A great way to tour the museum is by using our free audio guide. Our downloadable mp3 audio
guide is compatible with most smart-phones and iPods, and includes an in-depth overview of each gallery within the museum. Please download the Mp3 Audio Guide before coming to the museum and bring your own headphones and portable device to enjoy a private tour of the artifacts and exhibits, as well as vintage public-service announcements recorded during the Cold War. |
The National Atomic Testing Museum is the only Congressionally mandated national museum in Nevada, and one of only 37 national museums in the nation created by congress and enacted by public law. The National Atomic Testing Museum is proud to join the other unique museums in the Las Vegas area to offer visitors an unforgettable cultural experience. For more information on Las Vegas museums click here