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Address: PO Box M, Hellertown, PA 18055
Phone Number: 610-838-8767
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
Description: Explore Nature's Underground Wonderland.

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Worth visit if you are around

Well organized and informative. Good tour with guide. Guidance is in a good level of knowledge. About 40 minutes. Come if you are around , obviously be combined with additional... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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New York City, New York
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Interesting local attraction with some interesting history. Odd that they make you pay as your leave. They don't open the door to let you leave until you pay; it was sort of odd. It is a small cave that doesn't take long to tour through it. The "Lost River" is more like a small fish pond and the scientific studies... More 

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New York City, New York
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Well organized and informative. Good tour with guide. Guidance is in a good level of knowledge. About 40 minutes. Come if you are around , obviously be combined with additional activity for the day trip.

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Yardville, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

A real "COOL" place to visit for a summer outing. The indoor temperature and the great sights deep in the earth make this a great stop. There is also a gem shop to visit before or after your tour.

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Whitehall, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The tour is over priced and the owners are rude! The cave is basically a crack in the wall, which takes approximately 15 minutes to enter and exit. There are very few geological rock formations and those that do exist are not of any interest. The Gilman children are rude and for some reason when you ask them about the... More 

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

It's kitschy, in a good way. Because the carvern is based on an underground water system, no plants or animal life. Which means there are no bats or anything icky. Had 4 children with us ages 6-12.

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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96 reviews 96 reviews
44 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

I visited Lost River Caverns with my 11 year old and we had a great time. Our tour guide was very knowledgable and could explain what we were seeing in great detail. I'd be shocked if he doesn't have a scientific background. We were very impressed with the tour and everyone in my group had a great time. If you... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My family and I visited here and my 2 year old daughter loved the idea of walking underground and looking at the rocks. The caverns had many different rock formations and a bridge that let you walk across the river. The tour guide was very informative and was patient with our 2 year old. Across the street there were picnic... More 

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Lakewood, New Jersey
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This is apparently a smaller cavern than others on the east coast. It's a small operation & the building above the caverns is dated, but the people who operate it were friendly, laid-back and VERY knowledgeable. Ask them anything you want to know. The gift shop has a good assortment of various types of rocks if geology is your thing... More 

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Geneva, Ohio
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I arrived about 12:45 PM and no one was in the area for the tours, this is the week after Labor Day. Down in the gift shop area there was 4 to 5 people, I went down to the gift shop area and not one person asked if I wanted anything or if I wanted to go on a tour.... More 

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Sparta, nj
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Not very big but cool once you were inside. A little pricey for what they had. I would say go but don't rush there

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