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Take a virtual tour of our site!

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Take a Guided Tour

Tour the original homes of Laura Ingalls Wilder.

  • Original Surveyors' House form "By the Shores of Silver Lake"
  • Original Ingalls Home built by Charles "Pa" Ingalls in 1887-1889
  • Original First School of De Smet attended by Laura and her sister, Carrie
  • The Discovery Center for some hands-on fun!

Visitors travel from across the globe to the wind-swept prairies to walk the path of Laura Ingalls Wilder and tour her family's historic homes.

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Visit De Smet

Come visit us in De Smet and experience Laura's "Little Town on the Prairie."

De Smet offers a variety of attractions as well as dining and lodging options.

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