- Our list of the best things to do in Mansfield, Missouri, features the top 3 nearby activities — including 1 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Mansfield, MO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, Amusement, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 3 things to do within the city of Mansfield, MO
93% 287 votes
3068 Highway A, Mansfield, MO 65704 MoreLess Info
The setting for many of Little House on the Prairie stories is preserved as the Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home and Museum. At the site, visitors can view two homes where Wilder lived including where she wrote the first four of her Little House on the Prairie books.
Located on the original Rippee farm, visitors can buy heirloom seeds, eat in the restaurant, see a speaker barn, visit a mercantile, learn about herbs at the herbal apothecary, and listen to music at two music barn. Visitors can also see historic breeds of poultry and livestock.
The Mansfield Cemetery includes 633 graves, including the graves of Laura Ingles Wilder, Almanzo Wilder, and Rose Wilder who are famous through the Little House on the Prairie series. Visitors can walk or drive through the cemetery.
In 1818, Smallin Civil War Cave became the first documented cave in Missouri. Visitors can tour the cave, hear Civil War stories around the campfire, and even tour the cave at night while wading in 54-degree water to see endangered species.
3861 E. Stan Musial Drive, Springfield, MO 65809 MoreLess Info
Established in 1994, the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame honors Missouri athletes from various sports. Famous inductees include Stan Musial, George Brett, Lou Brock, Bob Ozzie Smith and Dick Vermeil.
96% 247 votes
4601 S. Nature Center Way, Springfield, MO 65804 MoreLess Info
Covering 80 acres, the Springfield Conservation Nature Center has on its site a total of 3 miles of trails, covered lunch areas and bus and RV parking spots. The building has an auditorium, classrooms and an information desk.
82% 22 votes
1951 West Marler Lane, Ozark, MO 65721 MoreLess Info
The Russell Stover Candies Factory Outlet features a candy kitchen where visitors can watch candy being made, buy fresh baked goods, try over 24 flavors of ice cream, and buy candy in bulk. The store offers bulk boxes that can be found nowhere else.