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Ronald Reagan Minuteman Missile Site

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555 113 1/2 Avenue Northeast, Cooperstown, ND 58425
+1 701-797-3691
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Wow, What a Pleasant Surprise

We were joking about our low expectations for this excursion. Were we ever caught by surprise... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
IndoExpat2017
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Interesting ,informative, must see for enthusiasts

Made a detour of the Interstate to visit this site. Followed the on line directions -- it can... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2016
Peter R
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Calgary
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555 113 1/2 Avenue Northeast, Cooperstown, ND 58425
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were joking about our low expectations for this excursion. Were we ever caught by surprise ... it was amazing! You will see the real ICBM control equipment (in a reinforced cement capsule deep below the prairie), learn the Cold War history behind the facility,...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2016

Made a detour of the Interstate to visit this site. Followed the on line directions -- it can easily be missed since it is off the beaten path. Oscar-Zero gives you a excellent idea of what it was/is like to live the life of an...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2016

Made a 30 mile detour off I-94 while driving home to MN from west coast. Wasn't sure what to expect but missile site turned out to be the 2nd best highlight of the trip. (Glacier Nat'l Park was #1). Site offers a very informative 20...More

1  Thank mark s
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is an EXCELLENT way to learn the history of ICBMs and the cold war. You start with a 20 minute video on cold war and nuclear bomb history. Then a tour guide takes you through the top side structure of a minuteman ICBM launch...More

Thank David D
Reviewed August 29, 2016

We made a special trip to the site, which is just about necessary. You don't go to Oscar-Zero by accident. The fee is reasonable for the tour, and the tour is comprehensive at one hour in duration, focusing on the interior of the building and...More

Thank ELLeonard
Reviewed August 24, 2016

A stop at the Ronald Reagan Minuteman Missile Site is well worth the off the beaten track type of visit. We were traveling in a motor home and there was plenty of room to park the RV while there. The site is just as it...More

Thank Terry N
Reviewed August 21, 2016

We took a side trip here while visiting Grand Forks. First off, there were only 4 of us, so that was good. Secondly, the other gentleman in our group had been stationed at the Grand Forks Air Force Base when the missile site was in...More

Thank goldenruler
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Excellent 1.5 hour tour (including video) with Becky. Got a chance to see the Oscar-Zero missile facility, including the above ground living area and below ground launch command center. Amazing how close up close and personal you can get with history on this tour. Highly...More

Thank Wiestq
Reviewed July 27, 2016

I thoroughly enjoyed going to the Ronald Reagan Minuteman missile site. As we were driving a RV . We drove to Cooperstown the night before and found a wonderful campsite at the town park with full service. We got there about 1030 as they open...More

1  Thank Neil W
Reviewed July 16, 2016

Based on ND Welcome Center information gathered during our cross-country trip, we detoured to see both he main missile man site (control bunker) and one of the actual missiles sites. The missile site is simply an above ground look at he launch cover with several...More

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Mark P
July 5, 2016|
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Response from ELLeonard | Reviewed this property |
The two sites offer complementary experiences. Delta-01 was built in 1962 and reflects the original design of the minuteman system. The control center is 31 feet underground and a single cramped space; support equipment... More
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mrogan3843
May 21, 2016|
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Yes, there is an admission fee, $10 for adult, less for senior and children.
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ams44
July 26, 2015|
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Response from avsafe | Reviewed this property |
The tour is about an hour--depends a lot on how many questions and such there are. Most days there aren't many people (you can imagine, since by definition these sites were out in the middle of nowhere) so you won't stand... More
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