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Los Alamos Historical Museum

1050 Bathtub Row, Los Alamos, NM 87544
+1 505-662-4493
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Interesting tie to the Manhattan project

The series of building showed what living was like at the time of the Manhattan Project. It was... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
Great representation of an important part of our history

Having lived through the cold war, I think this museum and others like it should be mandatory... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
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1050 Bathtub Row, Los Alamos, NM 87544
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

The series of building showed what living was like at the time of the Manhattan Project. It was interesting to see the old furniture and visit the lodge.

Thank johnwGA
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Having lived through the cold war, I think this museum and others like it should be mandatory viewing for anyone younger than 50. There is so much to know and learn about what happened at Los Alamos that changed our world forever. As we drove...More

Thank RUCP
Reviewed 24 May 2017

My wife and I recently visited New Mexico and spent a day in Bandalier National Monument and Los Alamos. When we stopped in Los Alamos we parked near the Fuller Lodge and decided to walk around and take in the sights. I went into the...More

Thank pparrothead
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We learned a lot about the history of the Boys Ranch and how its existence were instrumental in having the Manhattan Project work being done in Las Alamos.

1  Thank Carmine85635
Reviewed 18 May 2017

about the past and pre the laboratories in this small but worthwhile museum. There is a small charge for entry and it covers entry to one of the original log style homes built for the elite original workers at Los Alamos, which is very interesting...More

Thank Irwi
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The Los Alamos Historical Museum is a MUST SEE ATTRACTION .. IF you have come to Los Alamos to learn about the Manhattan Project that took place from 1942 to 1946. It is spread out in several small buildings, some of which (the Bethe House...More

1  Thank kanbaatar
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Visited the Los Alamos Historical Museum today (after an afternoon at Bandolier National Monument). Only had an hour and a half till closing (at 5 pm), but made the most of it. The Manhattan Project at the Guest House was incredibly fascinating. I had no...More

Thank KathChicago
Reviewed 12 May 2017

It's nice to be able to see some of the buildings that was used in the Manhattan Project and what conditions they worked in. They have great docents working here and they know their history. Great place to spend a couple of hours.

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is about a block or two from the main historical museum. The street "Bathtub Row" is apply named, as these were the only residences with bathtubs. This museum provides a nice insight into the personal lives of some of the scientists that helped built...More

Thank MontanaCraig
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The park ranger at this site is amazing- he is not only knowledgeable but had a great sense of humor. Los Alamos is situated on top of a mesa so it seemed like a perfect place for a secret city...watch the film at the museum...More

Thank History56
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