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NATIONAL ATOMIC TESTING MUSEUM ANNOUNCES MARCH PROGRAMS, PROMOTIONS
LAS VEGAS (March 2022) – The National Atomic Testing Museum announces its roster of public programs and promotions for March.
All museum events require registration. For more information on the museum’s programs and to register, visit www.nationalatomictestingmuseum.org/museum-events/.
A Night at the Museum: Our Growth and Future Opportunities
Date: Thursday, March 17
Time: 6 to 8 p.m.
Location: Inside the National Atomic Testing Museum located at 755 E Flamingo Road. To RSVP to attend in-person or for the livestream link, click here.
Cost: Free for attendees.
Description: Under the jurisdiction of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS) and its related facilities help ensure the security of the United States and its allies by supporting the stewardship of the nation’s nuclear deterrent. The NNSS provides nuclear and radiological emergency response capabilities and training, contributes to key nonproliferation and arms control initiatives, works with national security customers and other federal agencies on important national security activities and provides long-term environmental stewardship of the organization’s Cold War legacy. The National Atomic Testing Museum invites the public to attend a panel discussion with representatives from the NNSS hosted by Mark Martinez, president of the Mission Support and Test Services LLC (MSTS) which manages and operates the NNSS. Attendees can also enjoy a free hour of museum admission before the start of the panel discussion from 5 to 6 p.m. as well as light hors d’oeuvres.
National Atomic Testing Museum Celebrates Women’s History Month
Date: Throughout the month of March
Description: In honor of Women’s History Month, the National Atomic Testing Museum will highlight distinguished women from the Nevada National Security Site. For media interested in learning more about these notable individuals and their contributions to the fields of atomic testing and national security, representatives from the National Atomic Testing Museum are available for interviews.
Distinguished Women from Nevada National Security Site:
Historical Dates in March
Discounted Admission for Nevada Residents, Seniors, Students and Active Military
Cost: Various discounted tickets range from $18 to $20
Description: The National Atomic Testing Museum offers exclusive discounts for Nevada residents, seniors 62 years or older, students and active military. Tickets can be purchased in person or online by clicking here.
ABOUT NATIONAL ATOMIC TESTING MUSEUM
The National Atomic Testing Museum (NATM) 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. NATM 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, NATM’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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