Elk Horn, IA

We didn't make it two hours west of Des Moines when we spotted the sign for the Danish Immigrant Musuem in Elk Horn, Iowa. We took the 7 mile trip off I-80 using one of "Iowa's Scenic Byways."

That is an authentic Danish windmill in Elk Horn. Mike poses in front of the musuem, which has an authentic red Danish Mailbox.

Perhaps one of the greatest inventions the Danes brought us, Legos. I built a garage/house and Mike built a car for it.

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