A caravan tour is a group of vehicles (maximum of six) traveling together.  Everyone travels in their own vehicle (or one that has been rented).  Little House Site Tours plans the routes, lodging, site visits, picnic, and a farewell dinner.  All lodging places have a swimming pool.

This tour begins on Thursday, July 19, 7 PM, near Walnut Grove, MN; ends Sunday noon, July 22,
with dinner in Owatonna, MN.  

       This tour visits Walnut Grove, MN, and De Smet, SD, and sees the pageants in both places.
2018  -  TOUR  2
De Smet, South Dakota  -  Setting for five Little House Books
         Ingalls Homestead  

We ride in this covered wagon to a one room country school and experience many pioneer activities.
          Ingalls Home

Pa Ingalls built this home in town.  We enjoy our tour here and also visit the Surveyors House and Brewster School replica.
We enjoy the pageant in De Smet.

Five of the Little House Books took place in this area.  This pageant is a  re-enactment of
These  Happy  Golden  Years.

Replica cabin 
at
the Ingalls Homestead
    Wilder Welcome Center
             De Smet, SD
           A Special Tour
We learn so much about  this area and see many places that Laura mentions in her books.
    We enjoy the pageant
    Fragments of a Dream - 
    the story of Laura's life
         in Walnut Grove.


All ages enjoy the 
Walnut Grove Museum with  "hands on" activities for all ages.  Many items from the TV series are on display along with several original 
Garth Williams' illustrations.