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Cathedral Caverns State Park

637 Cave Rd, Woodville, AL 35776-8700
+1 256-728-8193
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One of the coolest places I have ever been

I'm from Florida, so caves are kinda rare, and caverns are even more rare. Well, unless they're... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Echolynn
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Gainesville, Florida
Our guide was the best part!

Our guide Jim, provided a thorough and educational tour of the caverns with a huge side of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JSR_Adventures
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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This beautiful cave system features unique rock formations and ancient relics.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“golf cart” (43 reviews)
“our tour guide” (42 reviews)
“beautiful cave” (26 reviews)
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637 Cave Rd, Woodville, AL 35776-8700
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"own pace"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm from Florida, so caves are kinda rare, and caverns are even more rare. Well, unless they're under water, but I don't know much about scuba diving, so... yeah. We passed Cathedral Caverns on our way to Huntsville and decided to check it out over...More

2  Thank Echolynn
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide Jim, provided a thorough and educational tour of the caverns with a huge side of entertainment and fun. The entire caverns was easy to walk, and in fact, it is 100% accessible to those with disabilities. They will even drive you through in...More

3  Thank JSR_Adventures
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every cave is unique, but this one is one of our favorites so far! Previously a beloved privately owned show cave, it has been purchased by the state and boasts a floating cement walkway thru most of it. It is a pleasant stroll thru rooms...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ok, it isn't Carlsbad Cavern, but if you can't make it out to New Mexico, this is the next best thing!! One of the best caves that we have been to and we have been to a lot of them. (Not sure why). We camped...More

3  Thank rex m
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

This is an extremely beautiful cave. Think of it as a little Carlsbad Caverns, but with less tourists and walking. This was far more enjoyable and stunning than Mammoth Cave. Our tour consisted of about 12 people and a friendly, knowledgeable tour guide. The cave...More

1  Thank RedClayRambler
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

This was my first time visiting a cave. It is a large cave and it has some really nice scenes. I felt the ticket was a bit overpriced, but since there is not much to see around Huntsville and it was the only thing we...More

2  Thank Ibo1980
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

My husband and I visited here with our 18 year old daughter. We walked the cave on a guided tour. The cave was huge and got more beautiful the deeper we went into it. Our guide wasn't very good....just gave the basic information without much...More

2  Thank Robin R
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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Came here with family, for my birthday. This place is amazing and beautiful. Really nice trails and visitor center.

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Reviewed March 16, 2018

Our son had a field trip here and it included mining rocks. My son loved doing that. The cave was real cold at the beginning then once you enter it became more mild. I'd recommend pants and a hoodie that can wrap around you easily...More

Thank Carrie0693
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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

We went with our 11 old grandson on a 10 am tour. He had never been in a cave before and enjoyed it very much. He learned all about the formation and history of it. My wife is in a wheelchair and the park allowed...More

Thank Lee C
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TaraArriaga
October 8, 2017|
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Response from jab9541 | Reviewed this property |
Haunted Tour listed as $10 on the website. Google Cathedral Caverns Haunted Tour. This sounds like a fun adventure!!!
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TaraArriaga
October 8, 2017|
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Response from LADYJET | Reviewed this property |
no for sure about the haunted tour. i would call them.
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Susan S
June 30, 2017|
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Response from Karen P | Reviewed this property |
No, not inside the cavern.
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