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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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Great find

We were headed to Branson and saw the sign. So we followed the signs and directions and found this... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Lorena, Texas
via mobile
This is a neat little Place!

I am a fan of Little House on the Prairie. This is a neat little place to stop by to see. It's off... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Palmer, Texas
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2507 Cr 3000, Independence, KS 67301-7265
+1 620-289-4238
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We were headed to Branson and saw the sign. So we followed the signs and directions and found this little nugget. $3 to do the tour and friendly staff. Loved it.

1  Thank Queenie1956
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I am a fan of Little House on the Prairie. This is a neat little place to stop by to see. It's off the beaten path, but worth it especially if you are passing through or a fan of Little House on the Prairie. If...More

Thank swansong79
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Easy to find the turn off frm HWY 75 betwn Caney Kans, & South of Independence. There is a small two story house you can view inside the lower level. This is also the gift shop if you wanted to purchase Laura's books. On the...More

Thank jellybean111692
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

As a lifelong Little House fan and mom of young Little House fans, this was a "must see" on our way through Kansas. It's a small and unassuming little place, but you definitely get a feel for how it must've been back when the Ingalls...More

1  Thank P5_Crazy_Train
Reviewed 13 July 2017 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 8 July 2017

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 3 July 2017

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 29 June 2017

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 2 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 28 May 2017

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

Thank Travelingtoson
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