This video is a 360° view of the interior of the Haugan House. When watching a 360° video on a computer, the viewing angle is changed by clicking on the video and dragging with the mouse. Enjoy the virtual tour!
From Rural Decorah, Iowa (1860-1862)
This house is one of two similar log homes from rural Decorah now in the Heritage Park. Hans and Anna Haugan lived here for at least twenty years. They were in their fifties when they left Norway, whereas most immigrants were much younger. Like many immigrants, however, they were of the husmann, or tenant farmer, class. It is significant that in America, they owned their home and farm.