Sites of Atomic Explosions

Visit various sites where nuclear devices have been tested.

Trinity Site

The site of the first atomic explosion. Open to visitors twice a year.

Nevada Test Site

The primary U.S. nuclear test site.

Bikini Atoll

The site of several atomic and hydrogen bomb tests.


The site of a 'peaceful' nuclear test to explore using it for gas production.

Project GNOME

The site of a 'peaceful' nuclear explosion.