70th Anniversary Celebrations

Jim Dodson, says, “As an Oak Ridge City Councilman, I see the American Museum of Science and Energy as a great asset to our community. I would like to encourage everyone to come [...]

New Oak Ridge History Museum Now Open

We are excited to announce that a brand new attraction is now open in Oak Ridge, TN! The Oak Ridge History Museum launched in September to fill a niche in the Secret City’s museum scene. [...]

Who Were the Calutron Girls of Oak Ridge?

One of the most iconic photographs from the Manhattan Project in Oak Ridge, TN features two rows of women sitting in front of imposingly large machines covered with meters and dials. Taken by the legendary [...]

John Hendrix: The Prophet of Oak Ridge

John Hendrix is one of the most indelible characters in the history of Oak Ridge, TN. Considered a “mystic” by his neighbors in rural Anderson County, Hendrix had a number of visions in the early [...]

Top 5 Summer Activities in Oak Ridge TN

Top 5 Summer Activities in Oak Ridge TN If you’re already making your summer travel plans, be sure to put a visit to Oak Ridge, Tennessee on your itinerary! The Secret City is filled with [...]