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Main Street

Main Street, Sauk Centre, MN
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Type: Historic Sites, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Cultural
Activities: Shopping, City walk sightseeing
Owner description: Downtown avenue characteristic of small-town America depicted in Sinclair Lewis' book of the same...
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Type: Historic Sites, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Cultural
Activities: Shopping, City walk sightseeing
Owner description: Downtown avenue characteristic of small-town America depicted in Sinclair Lewis' book of the same name, "Main Street."

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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76 reviews 76 reviews
26 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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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114 reviews 114 reviews
33 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 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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100 reviews 100 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
10 helpful votes 10 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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303 reviews 303 reviews
118 attraction reviews
441 helpful votes 441 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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