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Where Science and History Come Alive! The redesigned American Museum of Science and Energy is dedicated to scientific development in Oak Ridge, Tennessee and the history of the Manhattan Project in the region. Lots of hands-on exhibits, a rotating exhibit gallery, and the famous Van de Graaff generator. Open daily. Self-guided tour. Allow two hours. Family friendly.

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Billboard about not talking about the work being done in Oak Ridge during the Manhattan Project.
Don't miss the Van de Graaff demonstration during your visit.
American Museum of Science & Energy

115 Main Street East
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

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Admission Rates
Children under 6 Free
Youth 6-17 $5
Adults $8
Seniors 65+ $5
Students with ID $5
Active Duty Military $5

Group rate (10+ people) of $1 off per person
Add an Educational Program in the Lab $3

$5 after 5pm on Fridays
Adults $5
40% off all other admission (students, youth, seniors, military)

Blue Star Museum
Dates Closed
Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Years Day
Sunday & Monday 1 - 5 pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 9 - 5 pm
Friday 9 - 8 pm
Saturday 9 - 5 pm
Discounts Offered
  • Student Discount
  • Senior Citizen Discount
  • Active Military
  • Group Discount
Payment Methods Accepted
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  • Cash
  • Discover
  • Mastercard
  • Visa
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