This Popeye-Themed Museum In Illinois That Celebrates 100 Years Of Everyone’s Favorite Cartoon Sailor Man

Few Illinoisans know that the Land of Lincoln is also the land of a classic cartoon character, and there’s a town down south that’s all about it. Celebrate everyone’s favorite spinach-loving sailor at this incredible Popeye-themed museum.

There’s more than just a museum to explore when you drop by this Mississippi River town. Check it out:

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Spinach Can Collectibles is open Monday through Friday between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. as well as Saturday between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. and it is located at 1001 State St, Chester, IL 62233. Get more information on its website here.

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