• 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

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    I-90 Exit 131 (Visitor Contact Station) is open in both directions. Exit 127 (Launch Control Facility) is closed to eastbound traffic, but open to westbound traffic. Pick up all tour tickets at exit 131. Allow extra time to travel to Delta-01 for tours.


VIP lead tour underground at Delta-01

VIP and former missileer Dennis Cabrera leads a tour of Delta-01


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities abound at Minuteman Missile National Historic Site.

Volunteers are vital to us in our mission of providing programs and services to our visitors. Our VIP's (volunteers-in-parks) help conduct tours, provide historic interpretation at the missile silo and Delta-01, and answer visitor questions at the contact station about Minuteman missiles and the Cold War. Many of these volunteers once worked with Minuteman missiles and offer a unique perspective on how the Cold War was really fought.

In addition, volunteers have assisted with administrative tasks, cataloging museum artifacts and completing maintenance projects.

If you would like to volunteer at Minuteman Missile NHS, contact the Park VIP Coordinator at (605) 433-5552, ext. 242 or e-mail us

For more information about volunteer opportunities with the National Park Service, click here


Did You Know?

44th Missile Wing emblem

Minuteman Missiles are not just part of the past, but also the present and future. Currently there are still 450 Minuteman missiles deployed across the Northern Great Plains.