Few People Know There’s A Cold War-Era Missile Museum Right Here In Arizona
Despite the fact that no overt combat took place during the Cold War, it was still a highly influential era in world history. Right here in Arizona, there’s a museum dedicated to the war—specifically, the Titan II missiles that were stored at Air Force bases across the U.S.
Make sure to stop by the gift shop before heading out! It has all sorts of cool Titan II memorabilia, as well as educational items, T-shirts, and other knick-knacks. The museum also has an antenna that guests can use to operate their HAM radios. How neat!
Visit the museum’s website or Facebook page to learn more. Have you ever been to the Titan Missile Museum? If so, tell us all about your experience in the comments!
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.