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Image of the Atomic Testing in Pop Culture Exhibit at the Atomic Museum.
(Photo Courtesy of Atomic Museum)
ATOMIC MUSEUM OFFERS COMPLIMENTARY ADMISSION IN RECOGNITION OF SMITHSONIAN MUSEUM DAY, SATURDAY, SEPT. 17
As an affiliate partner of the Smithsonian Institution, the Atomic Museum invites guests to celebrate Smithsonian Museum Day with complimentary museum admission. Smithsonian Museum Day brings together museums, zoos and cultural centers from all 50 states to offer free access.
The occasion represents a national Smithsonian affiliate commitment to access, equality and inclusion by advancing the hopes and ambitions of the public, particularly school-aged children and those in underrepresented communities. This year’s theme will be the American Experience.
Saturday, September 17
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
755 East Flamingo Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89110
Admission for Smithsonian Museum Day is complimentary, but tickets must be reserved in advance. To reserve complimentary tickets, visit smithsonianmag.com.
ABOUT THE ATOMIC MUSEUM
The Atomic Museum is operated and maintained by its parent company, the Nevada Test Site Historical Foundation (NTSHF), an IRS 501(c)3 charitable, non-profit organization chartered in Nevada. The Atomic Museum is one of 37 museums designated as an Affiliate Partner of the Smithsonian Institution and is a repository for one of the most comprehensive collections of nuclear history in the world. Covering nuclear history beginning with the first test at the Nevada Test Site on January 27, 1951, the Atomic Museum’s exhibitions and programming also address current affairs related to the nuclear industry. For more information, go to www.nationalatomictestingmuseum.org and follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
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