Hanford: Explore Local Museums

The Manhattan Project ushered in the nuclear age, and Hanford played a key role in dawning this new era. Spend time exploring local museums to learn about Hanford’s role in the Manhattan Project and other ways the Tri-Cities community contributed to the World War II effort on the home front. You can even tour a modern laboratory with ties to the Manhattan Project and see how it measures gravitational waves that pass by Earth.

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    Last updated: March 10, 2022

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