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Marengo Cave

400 E St, Hwy 64, Marengo, IN 47140
+1 812-365-2705
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Very interesting!

Took two tours today and love each one. The first tour guide, Sage was terrific! The second cave... read more

Reviewed yesterday
kss1998
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Anderson
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Going Underground

My wife and I took a trip recently to Marengo Cave. We went on both cave walking tours. The cave... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
TripsterX
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Amazing visitors since its discovery in 1883, Marengo Cave offers a wide variety of fun activities! Take a leisurely tour through our spectacular Crystal Palace or Dripstone Trail, pan for gemstones, twist and crawl through our cave simulator, or explore an undeveloped natural cave. You're certain to enjoy your stay!
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (46 reviews)
“our tour guide” (43 reviews)
“combo tour” (7 reviews)
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400 E St, Hwy 64, Marengo, IN 47140
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"gift shop"
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"our tour guide"
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"combo tour"
in 7 reviews
"shorter tour"
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"national landmark"
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"bring a jacket"
in 8 reviews
"day trip"
in 15 reviews
"gem mining"
in 10 reviews
"minute tour"
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"nice tour"
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"picnic area"
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"spring break"
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"great place to visit"
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"amazing formations"
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"worth the trip"
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"crystal palace"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took two tours today and love each one. The first tour guide, Sage was terrific! The second cave our tour guide, Brooke was also a wonderful guide. Watch out for the huge stairs. And please hold on to the handrails. Beautiful place. Highly recommend!

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I took a trip recently to Marengo Cave. We went on both cave walking tours. The cave formations are fantastic. While I believe we walked 120 feet below ground, it was an easy walk. There were older folks on the tour and...More

Thank TripsterX
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Friday and took the Crystal Palace tour. The guide gave us snippets of the history during the third of a mile tour. Some of the steps and footing might make this trip precarious for some. It was beautiful. They offer a...More

Thank LakesideIN
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MarengoCave, Front Office Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for coming to visit Marengo Cave.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went on a whim, and loved it. It was a great tour. Our tour guides were very informative and fun.

Thank Paula B
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MarengoCave, Front Office Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

So glad you just came by to visit us. We have excellent guides, the cave is very beautiful. Thanks for the 5 star review.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of fun for the whole family. Be sure to check out the gift shop. Perfect family activity on a hot summer day. Great tour guides too! Not to be missed.

Thank KYTastemaker
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I went to the Marengo cave during memorial weekend and we done both tours there. We had Christina as our tour guide for both the Dripstone (1 hour to do) and Crystal palace (40 minutes to do) tour. She was loud, clear,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide Maddy was knowledge, energetic and fun. We toured both Dripstone & Crystal Palace tours. Recommend both! Dripstone is about 1 hour; we had a small group of 7 made it seem more like a personal tour. Crystal Palace tour is about 40 min;...More

Thank ycbennett
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MarengoCave, Front Office Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the 5 start rating. So glad you came to visit Marengo Cave had a wonderful time. I will pass the information on to Maddy, she will appreciate your input. This is her 2nd week of working. Look forward to your next visit.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’re staying a couple days in the cabins at the campground here at Marengo Cave. The cabin are very nice for their price. The air conditioning blows cold & the heat blows hot. The mattresses on the bed are comfortable. You will need your own...More

Thank Joshua P
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MarengoCave, Front Office Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great write up about our camping area. This will really help other campers coming to visit us. Thanks for the 5 star review.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Phil was an excellent guide who took into account the kids in the group and made the presentation fit both adults and kids.

Thank 19jms84
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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

This cave offers a good assortment of formations including an impressively sized cave bacon. We saw bats and salamanders inside. This is a wet cave so your shoes will likely get wet and you will be dripped on. There are a few low areas, so...More

Thank Gypsywitch
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MarengoCave, Front Office Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Thanks for coming to visit our cave. Glad your family enjoyed the beauty of Marengo Cave. We will look forward to seeing you family again. It is great that you post on tripadvisor for us.

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Canon L
June 18, 2018|
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Response from MarengoCave | Property representative |
Hi there is 22 stairs into the and back out of the cave. The tours are easy walking.
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guzman2929
December 8, 2017|
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Response from MarengoCave | Property representative |
Marengo Cave chooses not to remove or sell any of the fossils, minerals, or formations from our cave in order to preserve its natural beauty. In our gift shop we do sell gemstones, fossils, and minerals from mines and... More
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Cindi G
October 30, 2017|
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Response from Rebecca K | Reviewed this property |
No there isn't
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