Kensington Runestone

  • Alexandria, MN

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Alexandria, Minnesota is home to the Kensington Runestone, a large rock slab covered in Norse runes. The Runestone's true age and origins are topics of hot debate among anthropologists and geologists. Many believe that the stone was crafted in the mid-19th century and planted as a hoax.


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