Mitchell, Indiana: Gus Grissom Rocket Monument

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Address:
409 S. 6th St., Mitchell, IN
Directions:
Downtown, on the west side of S. 6th St. between College and Grissom Aves.
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Gus Grissom Rocket Monument

A scaled-down limestone carving of Gus's Gemini spacecraft, not the Mercury spacecraft that he sank, or the Apollo spacecraft that killed him.

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Gus Grissom Rocket Monument

The Gus Grissom Rocket Monument is in a beautiful, quiet park space. Parking in front of monument.

[Stephen Francia, 07/14/2022]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Gus Grissom Boyhood Home MuseumGus Grissom Boyhood Home Museum, Mitchell, IN - < 1 mi.
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Virgil I. Virgil I. "Gus" Grissom Memorial Museum, Mitchell, IN - 3 mi.
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