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Mansfield Cemetery

Lincoln Street, Mansfield, MO
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Ranked #4 of 5 attractions in Mansfield
Type: Cemeteries
Most recent review
- Jun 24, 2013
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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

The cemetery is peaceful and well maintain. The graves of Laura and her family are well marked. You can see them easily from your car, but I chose to walk over to them and visit closer. Unlike another reviewer, we did not have any difficulty locating the actual cemetery--there was an easily seen sign.

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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27 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

A relatively small, historic cemetery. The LIW graves are well signed but are easy to recognizing by the way they standout, even if you remain in your car and just drive through for a quick look. Very well maintained and easy to find - very near downtown Mansfield.

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Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

You'll see lots of new and old headstones at the Mansfield Cemetery. Follow the signs on the corners if you want to go directly to the Laura Ingalls Wilder grave.

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St. Louis
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

It is hard to rate a cemetery but this definitely worth a visit if you are a Laura Ingalls Wilder fan. Laura, Almanzo and Rose Wilder's graves are well marked and maintained. I said a little "thank you" to Laura as I stood by her grave for giving me such reading pleasure with her Little House on the Prairie book... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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86 reviews 86 reviews
22 attraction reviews
265 helpful votes 265 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

We spent way too long trying to find this place. Finally someone at the little museum in town told us where it was (on the northwest side of town btw). She said there should be a sign on the main road. Well, yes indeed there was, but it was low and unpainted and we saw it only because she said... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

How does one "rate" a cemetery? It nice to see where Laura and Alamanzo rest; too bad they aren't with the rest of her family in DeSmet, SD. It's easy to get to and should be part of anyone's Laura visit.

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St. Louis County, MO
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3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2011

It was very well marked where to see the Wilder Plots and easy access.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

small cemetery in Mansfield, right near the centre of town. Well kept, lots of flowers on the graves. The graves of Laura and Almanzo Wilder and their daughter Rose are well marked and the headstones are in good condition and readable. Visiting the cemetery only takes a few minutes and completes your Little House tour. Significant to fans, not much... More

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