History Left A Definite Mark At This One Fascinating Spot In South Dakota

During the Cold War, from the 1960s to the early 1990s, South Dakota was home to a huge missile field that contained more than 150 Minuteman Missiles. Luckily, the mark left by history is much smaller that it could have been. Today, you can visit a launch control facility and even see a Minuteman Missile in its silo.

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Have you ever visited the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site? We’d love to hear about your visit!