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Onyx Cave Park

338 Onyx Cave Lane, Eureka Springs, AR 72632
479-253-9321
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Type: Caverns/ Caves
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KC MO
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Self-guided tour was great, coolness of the cave felt wonderful, and I loved being able to see all the wonderful formations. Great for families!

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Sapulpa, Oklahoma
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Nice Cool activity on a hot August day. Go at your own pace and not terribly hard to get in and out of. It was fun!

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Tulsa, OK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Just like he title says, if you have young children make sure you can carry them around as you cant bring strollers but we enjoyed the self guided tour for what it was. It was inexpensive compared to other Eureka Springs attractions and it helped to pass the time. Very steep going down to the entrance, be careful!

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Benton, Arkansas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We were in town for a sporting event in the middle of August. It was a very hot day and this is a great place to cool off since the temperature is at 57F. We went on Saturday afternoon and it was just a few people there. Admission is very reasonable and they have a nice gift shop with various... More

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Bossier City, Louisiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We are bikers and for the most part on the road and HOT. The Onyx Cave is just the place to cool off. the temperature is always a cool 57 degrees. Since it's self guided you can take you time taking photos and looking. It has the best "Cave Elephant" and "Dragon" that I've ever seen. The headsets are old... More

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San Diego, Ca
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

if you read these last 5 reviews you have to wonder WHO is writing them. "COMPETITOR" go to the next page and read some real reviews. Yes they close at 5, so if you get there at 5 they are closing. I wore the head set and loved that i went at my own pace. great cave for children who... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The price was reasonable. Headphones were unconfortable to wear cause they were so old and i couldnt really hear. The narrator was pretty boring. The place isnt lit up very well at all the lights only come on for a minute or two as the narrator talks. A lot of the overhanging rocks deposits are broke. The bathroom was very... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

If you've been through other caves, this one is a little disappointing. Self guided tour with very old outdated headphones. Would recommend driving a little further and visiting Cosmic Caverns.

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Republic, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Honestly, this cave has seen better days. The only reason Anyone would go to this cave is to understand why Arkansas and Missouri have passed laws to protect caves and make tampering a crime. Even the audio of the self guided tour makes reference to a time when the cave was between owners. There is clear evidence that previous cave... More

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Hutchinson Island, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I liked walking down through the cave on our own. Pushing buttons that lit up to tell us more about the history and information of the cave. Kind of scary and very well worth the time.

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