Homestead is one of "25 Best Things to Do in SD"
Thursday, March 09, 2017
VacationIdea - Dream Vacation Magazine featured the Ingalls Homestead in their article the "25 Best Things to Do in South Dakota."
The author states that, "The Ingalls Homestead was the family home of author Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of the Little House on the Prairie books, which are American classics and inspired a television show of the same name. The Ingalls moved to the De Smet area in 1879, lured by the promise of free land, and built a home on a 157-acre plot in 1880. Laura herself lived here until her marriage in 1885. The Ingalls Homestead is a wonderful place to learn about pioneer life and is geared towards educating children, who can participate in a variety of activities..."