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Nice Museum!

We stopped here and at the cabin nearby so we could tell our grandchildren about it and take... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Nice little museum with helpful staff

We flew in to do a mini Laura tour with a 7-year-old fan. The museum has many artifacts from... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

We stopped here and at the cabin nearby so we could tell our grandchildren about it and take pictures. We so enjoyed it and wished the grandchildren could have been with us. They would have loved the dress up clothes and room like a school....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We flew in to do a mini Laura tour with a 7-year-old fan. The museum has many artifacts from Laura’s time and many of the items have quotes from the books that relate to the item. For example, they have a China statue and a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank azogal
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

The museum is small but did have quite a few artifacts from Laura’s time and I enjoyed how they displayed them with excerpts from the book. The covered wagon was really neat to see. Down the road is a replica cabin which was also a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank llwid
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Unlike many small town museums, this place has been curated. They have an interesting collection of artifacts, logically arranged, that give a sense of pioneer life. A Little House in the Big Woods guides all the exhibits, but knowledge of Laura Ingalls Wilder to enjoy...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank alleyraven
Reviewed 8 June 2018

So this is a pretty random stop in an area that is kind of off the beaten path, however we are big fans and we were in the area so we went out of the way to get here. The museum itself is small, but...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank jrogersz34
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Fans of Little House on the Prairie and Laura Ingalls Wilder will really enjoy this small but interesting museum. We visited on their first day open for the season. It is right in Pepin on The Great River Road. I particularly appreciated the pictures and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank WisconsinChippy
Reviewed 14 October 2017

For those of us in the UK who read the books and watched the t.v. show, this museum provides an interesting view of a part of LIW's life we didn't get to see. Even though not many items on display in this museum actually belonged...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Linda G
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I visited here after visiting the wayside. There is a bit about the fishing industry of early Pepin, a replica school room and a small museum. Not a lot of items are from the Ingalls connection are on display. However, I learned that Laura and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank WanderLust406
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Reproduction of the home where Laura was born. The letters and photographs inside were very interesting - Free

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Shannon V
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The cabin replica was about 7 miles from town and was a free self guided tour. The cabin was empty but gives you a good idea of the layout and was very nicely made. We did not tour the museum but we did visit the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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