• Underground Delta-01 LCC, 44th Missile Wing/66th Strategic Missile Wing logos, topside view of Delta-09 LF

    Minuteman Missile

    National Historic Site South Dakota

Guided Tours

D-1-LCC

Ranger Guided Tours (Visit Delta-01)

To view this site visitors need to attend a ranger led tour. Free tickets are available on a first come, first served basis. Tickets can be picked up at the Visitor Center, in person, the day of the tour. Space is limited and it is best arrive early. The Visitor Center is located 1/4th mile south of interstate 90, off Exit 131.

 
topside

Visit Delta-09

Visitors can tour Launch Facility (missile silo) Delta-09 on their own, or with a cell phone. The number and information to access the cell phone tour is available on the gate. The cell phone tour is offered May 1st through October 31st. Tickets are not required for this site. Delta-09 is located 1/4th mile south of I-90 off Exit 116 and is open year round 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, weather permitting.

Did You Know?

Minuteman Missile in silo at Delta-09

Minuteman Missiles were considered technological wonders because they were the United States first solid fuelled intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) which allowed for: a) hair-trigger launch response b) precise accuracy c) remotely controlled and d) could be mass produced.