Plan your visit to the museum
Experience 40 interactive exhibits revealing nuclear defense history and the research in life sciences, material sciences, space, supercomputing, energy and the environment.
- Bradbury Science Museum, 1350 Central Avenue
- Tu - Sat: 10 - 5 PM Su & Mon: 1 - 5 PM Free Admission
- Open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's
- (505) 667-4444
Visiting the museum
About 75,000 people from around the world visit the Bradbury Science Museum each year. They learn about the history of Los Alamos National Laboratory, its national security mission, and the broad range of science, engineering, and technology research programs undertaken to improve our nation’s future.
Other places of interest
While in Los Alamos, come experience the history of the town at the Los Alamos Historical Museum, and take the Los Alamos Historical Walking Tour
Los Alamos Historical Museum
The Los Alamos Historical Museum is dedicated to preserving, protecting and interpreting the history of Los Alamos. Housed in the Guest Cottage of the Los Alamos Ranch School—a favorite place of Gen. Leslie Groves during the Manhattan Project.
Los Alamos Historical Walking Tour
Take the Los Alamos Historical Walking Tour from ancestral puebloan dwellings to a homesteader’s cabin to the very spot where the first atomic bomb components were assembled. Become a time traveler on this walking tour which takes you from ancestral pueblo dwellings to a homesteader’s cabin, to the very spot where the first atomic bomb components were assembled. The tour can be taken at your own pace, but try to set aside time to enjoy the museums, shopping, and restaurants along your way.