The National Park Service turned 100 on August 25, 2016, and the entire year was quite a celebration! Throughout 2016, hundreds of millions of you ventured out to Find Your Park-learning, discovering, getting inspired, or simply having fun in national parks. Thank you for joining us!
The Find Your Park party will continue in 2017 as we invite you to continue your own journey to discover national parks and public lands. Share your stories at FindYourPark.com (and EncuentraTuParque.com) and with #FindYourPark / #EncuentraTuParque on social media.
National parks across the system engaged in a variety of activities to prepare for and celebrate the centennial. Minuteman Missile National Historic Site was a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we did and join us as the National Park Service enters a new century in 2017!
In 2013 the park partnered with US Air Force staff at Ellsworth Air Force Base to restore a 1980s Peacekeeper military vehicles for public display. Read more
In preparation for upcoming changes to the National Park Service (NPS) website template in advance of the NPS Centennial in 2016, Minuteman Missile National Historic Site undertook a total revamp of the park's website. Read more
Through the use of an internet connection and long distance learning technology Minuteman Missile is able to provide ranger-led education programs live from the underground Launch Control Center at Delta-01. Read more
Minuteman Missile is very fortunate to have volunteers who actively participated in the history we are now interpreting. These men and women served in the United States Air Force during the Cold War, working in, around and with Minuteman nuclear missiles. Read more