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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.

December 07, 2016
Manhattan Project Photography Exhibit All Month at Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge
Manhattan Project National Historic Park, in partnership with the Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge will be featuring a Parks-in-Focus photography exhibit during the month of December.

November 14, 2016
Manhattan Project NHP Junior Ranger Book Now Available in Japanese
Manhattan Project National Historical Park is pleased to announce that the park’s Junior Ranger book for the Oak Ridge unit has been translated into Japanese.

October 14, 2016
Manhattan Project National Historical Park Seeking Volunteers for Los Alamos Visitor Center Operation
The National Park Service is pleased to invite community members to join us in providing visitor information and interpretation at the Manhattan Project NHP visitor center on 20th Street, Los Alamos. Volunteers will receive training in Los Alamos and Manhattan Project history, customer service, and orientation to National Park Service operations.

September 26, 2016
Public Review, Comment on Foundation Document Begins for New Manhattan Project National Historical Park
The National Park Service and US Department of Energy are inviting public review and comment on a draft Foundation Document for the Manhattan Project National Historical Park. The document is designed to affirm the park’s core mission and significance, key resources and values, and the interpretive themes that tell its stories.

September 02, 2016
Kris Kirby Named Superintendent of Manhattan Project NHP
Kris Kirby, a 20-year career employee of the National Park Service, has been selected as the new superintendent of Manhattan Project National Historical Park according to Sue Masica, Intermountain Region Director. Kris will assume her new duties October 16, 2016.

August 30, 2016
Oak Ridge Symphony Orchestra Celebrates National Park Service Centennial with Musical Piece about Ellis Island
Manhattan Project National Historical Park is pleased to partner with the Oak Ridge Civic Music Association for a special celebration of the National Park Service centennial birthday on Saturday, September 24, 2016, with the Oak Ridge Symphony Orchestra’s 72nd season opening concert.

July 25, 2016
Educator Concludes 2016 Teacher-Ranger-Teacher Experience
On July 18, Christina Luckman concluded her Teacher-Ranger-Teacher experience at Manhattan Project NHP.

June 20, 2016
Oak Ridge Symphony Orchestra Celebrates National Park Service Centennial During Season Opening
Manhattan Project National Historical Park is pleased to partner with the Oak Ridge Civic Music Association for a special celebration of the National Park Service’s Centennial birthday on Saturday, September 24, 2016 with the Oak Ridge Symphony Orchestra’s 72nd season opening concert.

June 08, 2016
New mobile application allows users to take virtual tour of Project-Y of Manhattan Project National Historical Park
The free Los Alamos Unit app is now available from the Apple App Store. New mobile application allows users to take virtual tour of Project-Y of Manhattan Project National Historical Park.

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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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