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Big fans, enjoyed this stop

The museum is small but did have quite a few artifacts from Laura’s time and I enjoyed how they... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
llwid
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Oak Creek, Wisconsin
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Interesting Little Museum

Unlike many small town museums, this place has been curated. They have an interesting collection of... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
alleyraven
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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

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

2  Thank John R
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

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

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

Thank WanderLust406
Reviewed 7 September 2017

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

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

Thank NiceFLTraveler
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I hadn't planned to go to the museum. We drove by it a route to somewhere else. It was fun and we went through it in less than 30 minutes. I would recommend for anyone that enjoys the Wilder world :)

Thank Marryanowl
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We stopped by the Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum before going to the cabin. The entry fee is expensive for what you get but for Ingalls fans, it is almost acceptable. The museum is more about the life in Pepin at the time the Ingalls were...More

3  Thank GrumpyandtheOldLady
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