Manhattan Project National Historical Park Information Desk

461 W Outer Dr, Oak Ridge, TN 37830, USA

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4.2 / 5

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    Tami Large
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    May 11, 2024

    This is located inside the Children's Center. There is a video that was started for us, but there is no sound, and we couldn't read the whole caption before it changed to the person it was describing. The man behind the desk never spoke 3 words to us and was on his phone when the video finished, never offering to answer any questions. We have never had this experience from a National Park.

    Angela Pientka
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    May 07, 2024

    Good information. Great museum for children as well as adults

    Krista Asp
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    June 26, 2021

    I wonder what even keeps the doors open on this "museum". The admission price for adults is 8.00 and is free for children under 2. Although it is touted as a museum for children I would not bring any child here since there are very little things that they can touch, relate to or explore. The majority of the space holds framed pictures of people and relics from different cultures that have no information attached to them. The building smells like a funeral home and gives me personally more of a creepy stay away feeling then a welcoming vibe. If you were thinking of visiting here just keep driving and throw your money out the window. You will have a better time and at least someone will find your money you threw out and put it to good use.

    Jen G
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    September 11, 2023

    Located in the children's museum. The park rager volunteer was very helpful. The exhibit was well organized and informative.

    Sara Beth Wade
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    February 20, 2024

    It is literally just a desk with info on it - the guy at the children's museum ticket desk is right there and he has the park stamps and I'm sure he could answer questions, but it's not like there's a park ranger there, and I was there on a Saturday. In fact, I kinda had to dodge parents, kids, and strollers to even get to the desk, so just don't expect too much. There is a great map and some good brochures, so definitely make it your first stop before you look around town.

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