Annual membership helps support the maintenance of this wonderful historical asset, as well as the long term growth and development of the site to make it an educational resource for generations to come. Your membership entitles you to two newsletters which are published during the calendar year. Click here for a *printable Application Form in PDF format. This form can also be used for membership renewals.

Simply print and fill out the application form and mail it, along with your membership fee, to the address listed at the bottom of the form.

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If you are interested in supporting the preservation of American history for future generations, donations of any amount are gratefully accepted by the Almanzo and Laura Ingalls wilder Association. We are a 501-C3 non-profit organization and donations are tax deductible. We will be happy to provide a receipt upon request.

Our mission: The mission of the Almanzo & Laura Ingalls Wilder Association is to educate people about the rural life in Northern New York from 1840 – 1875 through the preservation and restoration of the Wilder Homestead, Boyhood home of Almanzo Wilder, as depicted in Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder.

The vision of the Almanzo & Laura Ingalls Wilder Association is to develop the Wilder Homestead into an interactive educational center, museum and working farm as in the time of Almanzo Wilder’s childhood.