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Little House on the Prairie Museum

2507 Cr 3000, Independence, KS 67301-7265
+1 620-289-4238
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Do not rely on your GPS. Print the directions off the Internet as they suggest. I've seen the house... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wmcbryde21
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Vidor, Texas
via mobile
Log cabin replica + other period buildings

Unfortunately, the log cabin replica was closed due to recent thunderstorm damage; this seemed a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HistoryGirl1649
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McLean, Virginia
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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2507 Cr 3000, Independence, KS 67301-7265
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do not rely on your GPS. Print the directions off the Internet as they suggest. I've seen the house Paw built in DeSmet, the Rocky Ridge house in Missouri, and now this one from Little House on the Prairie. Harder to imagine life back then...More

Thank wmcbryde21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately, the log cabin replica was closed due to recent thunderstorm damage; this seemed a bit authentic for the Ingalls' and Wilders' luck with storms but unfortunate for us. The door was open so that we could peek in. There is a sweet schoolhouse and...More

Thank HistoryGirl1649
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both my wife enjoyed reading the Little House on the Prairie books to our children. When we noticed this site was along our route we decided to stop. There's frankly not much that's truly unique to see there. The cabin is a recreation and in...More

Thank Hrothmir
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you or your kids have enjoyed the Little House on the Prarie books, you have to go here and experience it up close.

Thank Curt P
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Not much there. But for a Laura Ingalls Wilder fan it would be worth the stop. Nice ladies working. Cute little gift shop and neat history. Ingalls family photos and history. I was glad we took the few minutes to stop. Unfortunately it had rained...More

Thank Krobinson5
Reviewed 29 May 2017

There are several buildings and to investigate and the location lets you feel the prairie around you.

Thank Travelingtoson
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This was a short but a fun little stop. It takes you back to some of our pioneer history and lets you see just how far we have come today. There is not an overabundance of things to do, but you can go inside the...More

Thank Terry L
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Little House on the Prarie is just a short drive from Caney Kansas...you could easily do the Caney Zoo and Little House in one day. I am a fan of Laura Ingalls Wilder and read all the books! I love the simplicity of the attraction...More

Thank Bechtelheimer
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Sun. Afternoon, was closed. Took all of two minutes to see the reconstructed buildings. Don't go out o your way!

Thank spencers1621
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Interesting place out in the countryside. Supposedly "near" where the original site was. There is some history here, and the site is kept up nicely. But, there is just not that much to see. Really. Despite that it draws folks from all over the country,...More

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