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  • Jolly Green Giant.

    Jolly Green Giant

    Blue Earth, Minnesota

    55 1/2 ft. tall vegetable man gazes northward at I-90.

  • Prairie Chicken.

    World's Largest Booming Prairie Chicken

    Rothsay, Minnesota

    This is the strangest giant bird statue that you'll see in your lifetime.

  • St. Urho statue

    St. Urho, Grasshopper Chaser

    Menahga, Minnesota

    St. Urho is honored by a bizarre statue recreating his mythical battle with giant grasshoppers.

  • Bunyan and Babe

    Statues of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox

    Bemidji, Minnesota

    This bulky Bunyan is often dressed in sweaters and funny hats in the winter, but do you really want to drive to northern Minnesota in the winter?

  • Twine Ball

    World's Largest Twine Ball

    Darwin, Minnesota

    The late Francis Johnson's famous giant ball, now the centerpiece of the town. It's the "Largest Ball of Twine Rolled by One Man."

  • Ed's Museum in Wykoff

    Ed's Museum

    Wykoff, Minnesota

    Edwin Julius Krueger used to run the general store in this tiny town, and he never threw away anything. Including his dead cat.

  • Prairie Chicken.

    Big Otter

    Fergus Falls, Minnesota

    A large, ground-hugging otter statue is a strange source of civic pride in Fergus Falls.

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