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September 12, 2017
Hanford Site Manager Selected for Manhattan Project National Historical Park
The National Park Service is excited to announce that Becky Burghart has been selected as the Site Manager for the Hanford location of Manhattan Project National Historical Park.

August 10, 2017
Educator Concludes 2017 Teacher-Ranger-Teacher Experience
On July 21, Carol Hesse, A math teacher at Austin-East Magnet High School in Knoxville, Tennessee, concluded her Teacher-Ranger-Teacher experience at Manhattan Project National Historical Park.

August 09, 2017
Race to Space Photography Exhibit Opens August 15
The Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce and Explore Oak Ridge will be hosting the “Race to Space,” photography exhibition focusing on Manhattan Project scientists who went on to join the United States space program.

June 16, 2017
National Park Service Visitor Center and Offices to Move to Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge Later This Year
With the advent of the closing of the American Museum of Science and Energy, the National Park Service will be moving the Manhattan Project National Historical Park visitor center and offices located in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, in October.

June 08, 2017
“Natural Synergy,” A Photography Exhibit Celebrating the Impact of Naturalized Citizens on the Manhattan Project, Opens June 15
The Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce will be hosting “Natural Synergy,” a photography exhibition focusing on some of Manhattan Project’s most prominent scientists who left their homeland to be become naturalized United States citizens.

June 01, 2017
Manhattan Project NHP to Welcome New United States Citizens
The National Park Service and the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service will partner to hold a naturalization ceremony for new United States citizens on Friday, June 16, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. (ET) at the American Museum of Science and Energy in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. The public is invited to witness this stirring ceremony.

April 06, 2017
Professional Development Opportunity for Teachers at the Manhattan Project NHP
Manhattan Project National Historical Park is recruiting teachers to participate in the 2017 Teacher-Ranger-Teacher (TRT) program. The TRT program is a professional development opportunity for K-12 teachers to spend the summer acquiring new skills in experiential learning through a program provided by a partnership between the National Park Service and the University of Colorado Denver.

February 27, 2017
Final Foundation Document Released for Manhattan Project National Historical Park
The National Park Service and US Department of Energy are excited to announce the public release of the Foundation Document for Manhattan Project National Historical Park. 

February 23, 2017
Manhattan Project National Historical Park Seeking Volunteers for Los Alamos Unit Education Programs
Join the National Park Service for “America’s Best Idea” Volunteer Education Night at Fuller Lodge Thursday, March 2, from 6:00-7:30 PM.

February 08, 2017
“Atomic Integration,” A Photography Exhibit on African-American Life during the Manhattan Project Opens February 23
In honor of Black History Month the Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce will be hosting “Atomic Integration,” a photography exhibition focusing on African-American life during the Manhattan Project in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.

Last updated: December 10, 2015

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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) 576-6767 or the Hanford Unit Visitor Center at (509) 376-1647.

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