During the throes of World War II, the Nevada desert was used as a staging ground for the Manhattan Project and the terrible power which resulted from it. Las Vegas’ Atomic Testing Museum is a one-of-a-kind look into the history of America’s birth of this, the most terrifying weapon known to mankind. What could be more captivating?The Las Vegas Atomic Testing Museum hosts numerous exhibits, but is careful to hold their selves to a high standard when it comes to engaging exhibits. Nothing here reads like a history book.
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