Niagara Cave In Harmony Called Minnesota's Must-Visit SpotThe cave was actually discovered by three pigs, so the story goes. The animals fell through a sinkhole in a pasture in 1924.
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Finding Minnesota: The Cave That Pigs DiscoveredIt's been 90 years since three pigs unwittingly discovered one of Minnesota's hidden treasures. The animals fell through a sinkhole in a pasture in 1924 and their squeals led searchers into a previously unseen series of underground tunnels, now known as Niagara Cave. For many centuries, water had slowly been chiseling, molding and sculpting through a half mile section of limestone beneath a Fillmore County farm field.
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