There’s A Giant Salt Mine Hiding Underneath This Small Texas Town

Most of us couldn’t care less where salt comes from when we’re sprinkling it on our food. Turns out, everyone’s favorite table seasoning has deep roots planted right here in a tiny, unassuming East Texas town. See for yourself:

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Did you know about the salt mine underneath Grand Saline? Have you ever been to The Salt Palace? Let us know!

For more small towns in Texas with big secrets, check out 11 Tiny Towns In Texas Where HUGE Things Happened.