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Hinckley Fire Museum, Hinckley

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#52 of 74 in Museums in Minnesota
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  • Have driven through Hinckley many times, vowing to stop "sometime" to learn more about the Great Hinckley Fire. So glad we finally carved out an hour to visit this wonderful museum. We learned much ab...  more »
  • Growing up in Minnesota, I had always known there had been a big fire in Hinckley years ago. I had no idea all of the amazing and devastating details! The museum is in an old train depot that is part ...  more »
  • it is hard not to put yourself in the path of this fire when you see the thoughts and reactions of these people who lived through it. A very moving and informative museum  more »
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  • It is an interesting and informative descriptor of a dark chapter in Minnesota's history, and the video is a classic small-town-museum work of art. The murals are pretty swell too.
  • Very informative and excellent history lesson for all ages. Our family of 4, our daughter age 9 1/2 & our son age 12 enjoyed it! Gifts and books about the fire and other books about Minnesota sold here.
  • Had no idea this was here. Both my husband and I were raised in MN and did not know the history. Was nice day to visit, staff was AMAZING and knowledgeable.
  • A must visit location when coming to Hinckley. Learn about the Hinckley Fire and see the great displays.
  • Very informative! The film was extremely interesting, personnel was friendly and provided many facts. Glad we went!

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