Rocky Ridge Farm
Mansfield is famous for Rocky Ridge Farm, the home of Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of the “Little House” books. Almanzo Wilder, Laura Ingalls Wilder and their daughter, Rose, moved in 1894 to Rocky Ridge Farm, making this their permanent residence. The nine manuscripts that made up the “Little House” series were written at Rocky Ridge Farm. The museum, devoted to Laura Ingalls Wilder, contains items from more than a century of pioneer life. Her daughter, author and journalist, Rose Wilder Lane, is also memorialized in the museum.