Come Home to Laura Ingalls In Walnut Grove!

The Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant is an experience like no other. It’s a look into what life was like in Walnut Grove in the 1880s as the Wilder family and Walnut Grove community members made their way through challenges, triumphs and so much more.

When you attend the Wilder Pageant, you’ll become immersed in the history of Laura Ingalls Wilder and Walnut Grove. Take a look at some scenes from the Pageant, then head over to the BUY TICKETS page to be part of it all!

New Gifts at Wilder Museum Store

The Wilder Museum store offers visitors a peek into life with Laura. From books written by Laura, herself, to afghans, dolls, bonnets, aprons, cookbooks and so much more, a visit to the Wilder Museum store lets you take a piece of Laura home with you!

Here's What Past Visitors Had to Say!

2023 Pageant Dates

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Walnut Grove, Minnesota
January 31, 2023, 2:26 pm
humidity: 72%
wind speed: 6 m/s SW
wind gusts: 15 m/s
sunrise: 07:41
sunset: 17:29

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