After stopping by the Laura Ingalls Wilder home and museum, you can pay your respects at the cemetery. Like the other reviews note, nothing fancy, but it's not to pay tribute to her.
There isn't much to this, but it is worth a quick look. The graves are very conveniently marked, so no searching the whole cemetery. Bring your mementoes as many people leave items at the graves.
If you are visiting Laura Ingalls Wilder's home the cemetery is very close. It is easy to find off of main street Mansfield. It is small and the Wilder graves are easy to find with markers pointing the way. They are not pretentious stones at all but what you would expect her to have.
Although like everything based on true stories it was a honor to see the resting place of the reason for the Little house on the prairie books and show, People leave little items on The Wilders stone . Some leave pencils and ,pens I guess they want her to continue her wonderful adventure
Mansfield is a very small town, and there is a sign for the cemetery. You can also ask the locals for directions. Everyone we met was friendly and helpful. Once at the cemetery, there is a sign pointing to the area of the Wilder graves. I was surprised and delighted to see that fans leave stones, pennies, and pens/pencils on... 更多
After visiting the Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home we decided to make a quick stop at the Mansfield Cemetery to see the graves of Almanzo, Laura and Rose Wilder. The cemetery was easy to find and was nicely kept. It is very close to a school, so keep in mind the school release times. Traffic could get heavy at those... 更多