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Address: Main Street, Sauk Centre, MN
Activities: Shopping, City walk sightseeing
Description: Downtown avenue characteristic of small-town America depicted in Sinclair...
Downtown avenue characteristic of small-town America depicted in Sinclair Lewis' book of the same name, "Main Street."
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A typical small town Main Street, but you could almost imagine Sinclair Lewis walking around here. Interesting collection of businesses and just the place to spend a week end... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 30, 2014
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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85 reviews 85 reviews
27 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

A typical small town Main Street, but you could almost imagine Sinclair Lewis walking around here. Interesting collection of businesses and just the place to spend a week end. The leaves were turning too and that just added to the charm!

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Pekin, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

A very pretty community. I was impressed enough just driving through that I would consider coming to spend more time there!

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East Glacier Park
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120 reviews 120 reviews
34 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Nice place to visit with small shops, libary, movie theater from the 50's that been rehabed, lots of churchs. Many things to do and see in the town.

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Minnesota
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101 reviews 101 reviews
21 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

If you are a literary buff, visit Main Street. This is the title of a book authored by Sauk Centre's own Sinclair Lewis. The Palmer House Hotel and Restaurant is a must stop. Very charming. The movie theater in this town probably has the original signage as well. Beautiful little churches and the park is very nice. There is a... More 

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Long Prairie, Minnesota
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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

Have you checked out Heaven and Earth Essantials Wow ~ and they are open weekends

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Grey Eagle, Minnesota
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318 reviews 318 reviews
118 attraction reviews
449 helpful votes 449 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

Great little shops all around the town. Beautiful parks all clean and tidy. The people of Sauk Centre really care about their town. The old fashioned movie theatre is great. But they have no weekday matinees which would draw us to this town more often. The chinese restaurant used to be bad but has been purchased by another owner and... More 

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