One of the many artifacts displayed in the National Atomic Testing Museum (©Las Vegas News Bureau)
Photography and exhibits of post-Cold War era weaponry. “Area 51: Myth or Reality” reveals the myths of Groom Lake and allows you to make your own decision. The museum, affiliated with the Smithsonian Institution, also takes a look at pop culture and sociological trends of the era. $22. M-Sa, 10 am-5 pm; Su, noon-5 pm.