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    by PinkFloydActuary Updated Apr 4, 2011

    Listen - if the very concept of a SPAM museum appeals to you, you must go. If the very idea of a SPAM museum makes you shake your head, you won't like it. This is a place that revels in the thought that SPAM is a punchline. It's full of very amusing displays, built as if the gang from Monty Python designed it themselves. And yes, there is a tribute to the famous sketch towards the end of the museum. There are about a dozen or so different displays - some serious (a display of all the products Hormel produces) to the very silly (such as a "puppet show" on the early history.) At the end of the self-guided tour, you will find a massive gift shop with all the SPAM related merchandise you didn't know you needed. Plenty of photo ops along the way in this free museum. Even the website is awesome. Highly recommended!

    Baby girl and Spammy History of the can They make all of this too!

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    by LadyXoc Updated Apr 4, 2011

    The Shrine to Spam!
    A free museum to visit in Minnesota. You can learn more about Spam than you thought possible. Which State in The USA has the highest per capita consumption of Spam? It's not what you think!!!! Definately a cheesy tourist stop. But it was a great way to stretch our legs.

    The Spam Museum How fast can you can Spam?
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  • Holiday Inn Austin

    1701 4TH Street Nw, , Austin, MN 55912

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

  • Americinn Austin

    1700 8th St Nw, Austin, MN 55912

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Austin-Days Inn

    700 16th Avenue Northwest

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Business

  • Rodeway Inn & Suites

    805 21st St., Austin, Minnesota, 55912, United States

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Business

  • Super 8 Austin Mn

    1401 14TH ST NW, Austin, MN 55912 1402

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Families


    1401 14th St Nw, Austin, MN 55912

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Families

  • Holiday Inn AUSTIN, MN

    4th Street Nw And I 90, Austin, MN 55912

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