Kids & Youth

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Minuteman Missile Junior Ranger Programs
A great way for kids to learn about the history of Minuteman missiles and the Cold War is with the Minuteman Missile Junior Ranger program. Programs for the following age groups: 6 years and under, 7-11 year olds and 12 years and up are available by clicking on Be A Junior Ranger! Those who complete the program will be issued a Minuteman Missile Junior Ranger badge!

Wall After School program at Launch Facility (Missile Silo) Delta-09

School Field Trips To Minuteman Missile
Minuteman Missile National Historic Site welcomes school groups for ranger-guided tours at the park. Depending on class size, students can tour Launch Control Facility Delta-01 and/or Launch Facility (Missile Silo) Delta-09. Click on Field Trips to learn more!

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National Park Service Web Rangers
If you don't get a chance to visit the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, don't despair! The National Park Service has put together a Web Ranger program for kids to complete online. The program helps kids explore many of the famous and not-so-famous parks, and gives kids an appreciation for the scenic beauty and historical significance of the parks. Click here to participate in the Web Ranger program.

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Mailing Address:

24545 Cottonwood Road
Philip, SD 57567


(605) 433-5552
This is a general purpose access phone line, allowing access to staff personnel via specific extensions or an operator and voicemail messaging. Normally, messages are returned within 24 hours.

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