Dawn of the Atomic Age

This site tells the story about the people, events, science, and engineering that led to the creation of the atomic bomb, which helped end World War II.

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Top Ten Tips

Tips to make the most out of your visit to Manhattan Project NHP.

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New Mobile App

Experience and explore places with unique ties to the Manhattan Project. Download the app to learn more.

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Stakeholder Engagement

Learn more about Manhattan Project NHP's Stakeholder Engagement Project.

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Hanford, WA

A secret factory that made plutonium.

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Los Alamos, NM

A covert lab that built the bombs.

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Oak Ridge, TN

A hidden complex that enriched uranium.

Last updated: August 5, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Manhattan Project National Historical Park
c/o NPS Intermountain Regional Office
P.O. Box 25287

Denver, CO 80225-0287

Phone:

(505) 661-6277
This phone number is for the Los Alamos Unit Visitor Center. You may also contact the Oak Ridge Unit Visitor Center at (865) 482-1942, or the Hanford Unit Visitor Center at (509) 376-1647.

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