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Los Alamos Historical Museum

1050 Bathtub Row, Los Alamos, NM 87544
+1 505-662-4493
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A new national park that has a small office/museum but is working on a more permanent location... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2017
mja1982
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Naperville, Illinois
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This place is slightly hidden, and so once I went to look for it, and could not find it...but I... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2016
filmwritenm
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Los Alamos, New Mexico
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1050 Bathtub Row, Los Alamos, NM 87544
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

A new national park that has a small office/museum but is working on a more permanent location. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly, and there is a movie to watch talking about the projects. The whole town is really the park, so wandering around...More

Thank mja1982
Reviewed 22 November 2016

This place is slightly hidden, and so once I went to look for it, and could not find it...but I think if they had some signs pointing to its destination--it would get more foot traffic.

Thank filmwritenm
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Los Alamos Historical Museum is currently located in the Visitor Center, but still worth the visit. The docents are former employees of the Los Alamos Lab, very informative. While there you can tour the beautiful grounds/park in the area. This temporary location is withing the...More

Thank KentGlenstedMo
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Even though this museum is located in a temporary building, it is still worth visiting as everything associated with the Manhattan Project is intriguing

2  Thank Joyce R
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Los Alamos, New Mexico to see one of the sites of the newly created Manhattan Project National Historic Park. There are 3 sites in all with the other 2 located in Hanford, WA and Oak Ridge, TN. If you have a national parks...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Well worth a visit. The museum has two very educational films which I recommend that you view before touring the museum. The exhibits are well done and some are hands on.The individuals who worked there are listed on the walls with photos and a short...More

1  Thank Travelingman1212
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The indoor exhibition is in temporry premises across the road but some of the old houses behind Fuler Lodge are well worth viewing..They include the Romero Cabin and the Ranch School Power House.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We have been years ago and it was a wonderful experience. Was so disappointed to take friends and learn there really is no museum. Their website doesn't mention renovation. It is a temp location that is 1/10th of the original size. There are really no...More

Thank Annabelle101
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

This National Park historical museum is in a temporary location (teen center) while the previous building is being renovated. It is essentially a gift shop, 20 min film and historic photos. This park is part of the Manhattan Project National historic park which includes sites...More

Thank pasherry
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

The temporary location is doing a good job - with the space allocated / displays were informative - staff was attentive - and helpful - Worth a visit when in the area

Thank LtCOLB
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