Most People Don’t Know There’s A Little Statue of Liberty In Minnesota
Drive through any small town in America, and there’s more often than not a quirky roadside attraction that locals pass by without a glance. Even the travelers they’re meant to attract often overlook these small wonders. But there are some attractions that are worth stopping for. In tiny Arco, Minnesota – a town of just 75 people – a stone replica of the Statue of Liberty stands as a beacon for travelers looking for something a bit different. Here’s the story:
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Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 19 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at [email protected] or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
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