Cathedral Caverns State Park

Cave Tour

Frequently Asked Questions

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Sunday, September 26th No Public Tours Available Due to Conquer the Cave 5K Run.

 

Tour Schedule:

Available 7 Days Per Week: Please see information above for tour availability. Tour reservations will be available by phone only up to but no more than 2 days in advance of a scheduled tour. Nonrefundable full payment will be required at the time of phone reservation. Tour prices are $20 for ages 13 years and up, $9 for ages 5-12, and 4-Under there is no charge. Military Rate: $18.00 with valid ID. Please call 256-728-8193 for tour reservations. Those with reservations will need to check in at least 15 minutes prior of scheduled tour.

 

ADMISSION FEE:

Adults:  $20.00
Children 5 - 12 years of age:  $9.00
Children 4 years of age and under:   FREE with paying parent or guardian

Schools and Pre-School Groups:  Students - $8.00, Chaperons - $15.00
Teachers:  FREE with school group  (Ask about special rates for combined tours and gem mining for students)

Military Rate with Valid ID: $18.00

Groups of 25 or more:  $15.00 per person with a reservation

The Welcome Center opens daily at 9:00 a.m. and closes after the last tour group clears the cave.
 

CAVE TOUR TIMES:

Tour guide required to enter the cave. Pets are not allowed inside park buildings or on cave tours.

The months of March, April, beginning of May, September, October and the beginning of November are a popular time for school field trips, with the children visiting most frequently in the mornings. Tour times will be adjusted to accommodate the large numbers and we'd like to recommend that you plan your visit for 12:00 p.m. or later during this time frame. You may call ahead to confirm if we have any large groups scheduled.

Tours last approximately 90 minutes and you will walk about 1.5 miles round trip.
 
Closed:  New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day

For your safety and convenience, access to the cave is available only with a tour guide.

For more Information call the Cathedral Caverns State Park office at (256) 728-8193.

All fees and times are subject to change without prior notice.