Harrisburg, South Dakota: Abby Normal's Museum of the Strange

Stuffed two-headed animals, skulls, half a human head in a jar, etc. We can't decide which is more frightening: the exhibits, or the museum's windowless metal building.

Address:
27280 Kenworth Place, Harrisburg, SD
Directions:
East edge of South Dakota. I-29 exit 71. Turn east onto SD-110/273rd St. Drive two blocks. Turn left onto Kenworth Place. You'll see the museum -- a pre-fab blue metal building -- ahead on the right.
Hours:
By appt only. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
605-376-2586
Admission:
Adults $5.
RA Rates:
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The fused skull of Edward Mordrake.

Abby Normal's Museum of the Strange

Abby Normal's Museum of the Strange has real two-headed animals, half a human head in a jar, real human skulls and skeletons, live American alligators, and a gift shop. They're just opening up. It's the strangest collection of odd and macabre in the Midwest!

[Jason Haack, 11/16/2021]

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