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Address: Lincoln Street, Mansfield, MO

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A community cemetery with a famous resident

I felt very touched to see the Wilders' resting place, but it was not an obvious find. There are only moderate special markings to the site, including bushes, which helps their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AmieStamper
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Spring Hill, Florida
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Spring Hill, Florida
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I felt very touched to see the Wilders' resting place, but it was not an obvious find. There are only moderate special markings to the site, including bushes, which helps their plot to not stand out but also makes it tricky to locate. I would advise others that this is an active cemetery with members of the modern community still... More 

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Corning
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40 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cemetery is located behind a school in Mansfield. Take the second (main) entrance. The Wilder graves are on the right in a group of small shrubs. The cemetery is well maintained and easy to get to. Would recommend for anyone interested in visiting the Wilder graves.

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1 Thank Daniel M
Western Australia, Australia
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12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Quiet and well kept cemetery where fans of the books can pay their respects to the Ingalls family members

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1 Thank Bronwyn M
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This completed my tour and visit of all things Laura Ingalls Wilder. It was very surreal to stand and pay my respects to a woman I've admired my whole life. Beautiful and very well kept.

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Thank Ashley M
Mansfield, Missouri
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21 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome Place to stop & see where Laura Ingalls Wilder as well as her Husband, Almanzo, and her Daughter, Rose, are buried deep in the Heart of the Ozark Mountains!

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Thank ChristyMRiddick
Woodward, Pennsylvania
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109 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

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.

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Thank Mark B
Lakeland, Florida
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44 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Graves were in the middle so hard to access. Amazing to see how long Laura lived and to think of the changes she saw in her lifetime.

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Thank DebbieInFla
Rose Bud, Arkansas
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105 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

This is just another piece of history to stop and see if you are here to visit the museum and the other things related to Laura Ingalls Wilder.

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Thank Chester D
Newburgh, Indiana
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25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

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.

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Thank meaculpakitty
Saint Louis, Missouri
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79 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

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.

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