Promontory, Utah: Thiokol Rocket Garden

An outdoor display of space and military ballistics in which the (ATK) Thiokol corporation played a role.

ATK Thiokol Facility

Address:
State Rt. 83, Promontory, UT
Directions:
26 miles NW of Brigham City on State Rt. 83, east of the Golden Spike National Historic Site.
Admission:
Free.
RA Rates:
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Rocket Garden.

Rocket Display

Rockets from 1950s-2000s on display outside ATK Thiokol industrial plant. Includes booster for space shuttle.

[JEK, 07/23/2012]

NASA rocket spares in the Thiokol Rocket Garden.

Thiokol Rocket Garden

Rocket display in front of the Thiokol corporation's manufacturing complex.

[Joe Boulter, 09/30/2007]

Some company named ATK may have bought the complex and all of its assets, but Thiokol lives on (though perhaps mostly as orbiting space junk).

Rocket display

A display of rockets in front of the Thiokol rocket manufacturing facility. They have a space shuttle booster, a patriot missile and about 20 other rockets and rocket motors. The mosquitoes were fierce when we were there, so bring repellent.

[Bob, 10/14/2000]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Golden Spike National Historic SiteGolden Spike National Historic Site, Brigham City, UT - 6 mi.
Spiral JettySpiral Jetty, Promontory, UT - 19 mi.
World's Largest Fishing FlyWorld's Largest Fishing Fly, Logan, UT - 32 mi.
In the region:
Statue of Philo Farnsworth, Father of TV, Salt Lake City, UT - 67 mi.

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