Pratt, Kansas: Norden Bombsight Vaults

Veterans memorial at a former B-29 bomber base includes concrete vaults where secret Norden Bombsights were stored during World War II.

Pratt Regional Airport

Barker Ave., Pratt, KS
Pratt Regional Airport. From downtown Pratt drive north on Main St./US-281 for four miles. Turn left at the Airport sign. The parking lot for the memorial is behind the aircraft on poles.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Norden Bombsight Vaults

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

B-29 All Veterans Memorial

B-29 All Veterans Memorial

The B-29 All Veterans Memorial is at Pratt Regional Airport.

[Gan Nunnally, 08/02/2020]

The memorial stands at the entrance to the former Pratt Army Airfield, whose sole purpose was to train B-29 "Superfortress" bomber crews. According the memorial's signage, its adjacent concrete vaults were used to store top secret Norden Bombsights during World War II.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Home of Beautiful Women, Hot and Cold Water TowersHome of Beautiful Women, Hot and Cold Water Towers, Pratt, KS - 4 mi.
Mini Statue of LibertyMini Statue of Liberty, Pratt, KS - 4 mi.
Mini Statue of LibertyMini Statue of Liberty, St. John, KS - 21 mi.
In the region:
Yard Art of Glenn Stark, Kingman, KS - 35 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

September 23, 2020

My Sights

My Sights

Create Your Own Bizarre Road Trips!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Kansas Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Hat n' Boots, Seattle, Washington (Sep 21-27, 2020)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from Subscribe now! Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Nearby Hotels: Pratt, Kansas

Nightly rates found:

Hotels Near...

Book Now