Salt Mines
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Kansas Underground Salt Museum

A tour guide talks with visitors who’ve descended 650 feet to the 100,000-square-foot museum in Hutchinson, Kan. (Cindy Mines)
A guide points out a vintage sign at the Kansas museum, known worldwide as a great place for storing treasures (such as the original reels of “Gone with the Wind”). (Cindy Mines)
In this exhibit, a video explains how operations work in the salt mines. (Cindy Mines)
Take a piece of the museum with you in the form of a souvenir pouch filled with salt. (Cindy Mines)