This Enchanting Town In Minnesota Is Unlike Any Other In The World

Many people have passed through Alexandria, Minnesota, on I-94 on their way to Fargo or Minneapolis. But far fewer have actually stopped to explore all that the town has to offer. Despite being relatively small – the population is around 11,000 – Alexandria has a lot going on. From nature activities to historic mystery, this enchanting town is unlike any other.

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Have you ever been to Alexandria? What’s your favorite thing to do there? If you love exploring small-town Minnesota, check out the tiny town in Minnesota that is too adorable for words.