About Soudan, Minnesota

Soudan is an unincorporated community in Breitung Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota, United States.The community is located immediately east of the city of Tower on MN Highway 169 / MN Highway 1.It is the home of McKinley Park, a park and campground operated by the Township of Breitung named in honor of the 25th President of the United States, William McKinley.The Soudan Underground Mine State Park is located nearby. The park contains the University of Minnesota's Soudan Underground Laboratory which houses detectors, including MINOS, over 700 meters below the surface of the Earth. Both the mine and the underground laboratory are open for tours.Although it is unincorporated, Soudan has a post office, with the ZIP code of 55782.

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