Past EventNational Museum of Nuclear Science & History: Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Day

May 19, 2012 –

Treat your senses to a day of colorful beauty, dancing, and breathtaking tradition at the 16th Annual Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Day. Come and celebrate the cultural traditions, ancestry, native languages, and unique experiences represented among ethnic groups from Asia and the Pacific.

Museum visitors will be treated to mouth-watering food samples as well as performances of Chinese martial arts, Thai dancing, Japanese Taiko drumming, and much more!

Opening remarks will be given by Kim Sawyer, Deputy Laboratories Director and Executive VP for Mission Support of Sandia National Labs.

There is no additional cost to attend the event beyond the Museum’s usual admission of $8 for adults and $7 for youth and seniors.

For more information, please call 505-245-2137 or visit

(Public Event)