The Safeguard Complex, or Secret Government Pyramid, is located in North Dakota. It is the last remaining component of America’s greatest defense buildup in the post-cold war era. The former Pyramid Island was home to over one hundred atomic bombs during the height of the Cold War. When tensions between the U.S. & Russia were high during the early stages of the Cold War, the last-ditch fortress-like complex housed hundreds of strategic nuclear weapons.
Conspiracy theories started when it opened on October 1, 1975 and then shut down the very next day, operating for only a mere 24 hours. This leads many to believe that the pyramid and complex were built to house the illuminate.s a bunker for the illuminate.