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Address: 100 Squire Boone Road Southwest, Mauckport, IN 47142
Phone Number: (812) 732-4381
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: Guided Cavern tours available year around at 10:00, 12:00, 2:00 an 4:00...
Guided Cavern tours available year around at 10:00, 12:00, 2:00 an 4:00 (more frequently during the summer months). The hour long guided cavern tour takes you past stalactites, stalagmites, columns, rimstone dams and more. The village is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Please check website for times and dates. The village consists of a Gristmill, Bakery, Rock Shop, Gem mining, Candle Dipping, Soap making, picnic grounds and more.
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Mother Nature does it again - a worthwhile drive

The distance from Indianapolis makes for a long day but the drive was worth it. We didn't have a choice for the date so the Village was not open. The hosts are friendly and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
Jennifer P
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New Farm, Queensland, Australia
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Owensboro, Kentucky
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

We visited Squire Boone Caverns as a field trip, and loved it! Our guide who I think was Morgan, was extremely knowledgeable, and gave an excellent tour. We had kids of all ages in our group, however our guide was patient and answered all questions even repeating herself. The cave is very interesting and definitely worth the tour, especially to... More 

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New Farm, Queensland, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The distance from Indianapolis makes for a long day but the drive was worth it. We didn't have a choice for the date so the Village was not open. The hosts are friendly and informative, the tour through the caverns was very very interesting, and user friendly. One of our crew was concerned about claustrophobia but handled it easily, in... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Our spontaneous trip to Squire Boone Caverns has rekindled our love for exploring the outdoors. We are avid hikers, bikers, runners, and boaters, but have become bored with repeating these activities in Indiana. A friend suggested checking out a cave and we randomly chose Squire Boone Caverns as our first stop. We purchased three adult tickets and one child and... More 

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cavebat, General Manager at Squire Boone Caverns & Village, responded to this review

We can't thank you enough for the review. I will let our guiding staff know they did a wonderful job and I know they will greatly appreciate it. When you do come back to go ziplining please make a reservation with them. www.sbcza.com They will have their staff ready to go. Once again thank you so much for your review. More 

Indianapolis
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Short little stay-cation. Cave isn't to big compared to others but the waterfalls and the walk through are something you will never see again. The story of how it was found and settled is great. Lots of history. I recommend!

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cavebat, General Manager at Squire Boone Caverns & Village, responded to this review

Thank You so much for your review! We are so happy you liked our beautiful cave. We love showing people our underground world. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

we liked this cavern so much we went back the next day. the guides were fantastic and answered questions. this cavern has so many different unique formations. it felt like a personal tour as when we went back we were the only ones on the tour for that day. it's a hidden gem and you have to take some winding... More 

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cavebat, Manager at Squire Boone Caverns & Village, responded to this review

Anna, Thank you so much for your review. I will pass along to the guiding staff your thoughts. We do greatly appreciate you taking the time to let us know how you liked your cavern tour. More 

Virginia, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I have been underground several times and entered natural caves and old mines.The friendly guide at Squire Boone's Cavern points out and explains a thoroughly fascinating collection of Mother nature's handy work. Don't waist your time reading about it, go see the most beautiful art human hands have never crafted.

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cavebat, Manager at Squire Boone Caverns & Village, responded to this review

We also feel that nature has given us a beautiful cave and I'm so glad that your guide explained everything. We love to show off this beautiful creation and thank you for letting us show you! More 

Alexis, NC
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

To get in and out of the cave, there is a spiral stair-case with 74 steps. Once you get down, the rest of the adventure is an easy walk, just remember you have to climb back up the same spiral stair-case. The guides are knowledgeable and very friendly. The have Squire Boone's Coffin in the cavern. Although we didn't do... More 

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cavebat, Manager at Squire Boone Caverns & Village, responded to this review

We greatly appreciate your review. We are glad you enjoyed your cavern tour. The underground world is so beautiful and people don't realize it until they see it for themselves. More 

Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

We ended up seeing the cave as we couldn't go zip lining and we are glad we did. They did a great job of lighting the cave. You actually don't see the wires. The tour guide was very nice and patient with my children's questions. The cave itself is really cool. You do have to climb 74 step down to... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great Place to learn about Squire Boone a pioneer. Making soap and Candy. All different rock name of minerals.

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Top Contributor
146 reviews 146 reviews
39 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My family & I found Squire Boone's Caverns, in some State issued tourist book. It's kind of out of the way. It costs $5.00 per vehicle, just to get on the property. Our expectations were low. But, this was a great place to visit. We ended up spending several hours here. The Grist Mill, is still a working mill. It... More 

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