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Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave

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Address: 300 Cave Hollow Road, Hannibal, MO 63401
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Nice tour

Nice 60 minute tour with a great guide. Many interesting stories and features to see. The trail was easy walking and had plenty of space.

Reviewed 4 days ago
racegirlly
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice 60 minute tour with a great guide. Many interesting stories and features to see. The trail was easy walking and had plenty of space.

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My teenagers and my 8 year old grandson toured the cave. I grew up in Hannibal so have been through many times. I went to the winery. They enjoyed the cave very much and it was informative enough that my 18 year old son came out giving me information.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little reluctant after reading a few of the bad reviews, however, the tour was a pleasant surprise. Tour guide was funny with his cave related humor. It was good for our kids, 4,6. About on par $$ wise with the variety of other Missouri caves.

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Thank m14man
Frisco, Colorado
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cave exceeded my expectations by a factor of ten. Both adults and kids will love the amazing tour. The cave is larger, grander (and taller too!) than most visitors expect.

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide Jorden, was so sweet and was definitely knowledgeable about the history of the cave. This tour is definitely worth your time especially if you're a history buff.

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic Tour of Mark Twain's cave which was so much better than we thought. A great introductory DVD set the scene and outlined the history then Alex showed us around. It was a fascinating place. Our two young boys loved it. Sadly Cameron's Cave was not open. Well worth a visit if you know anything about Tom Sawyer... More 

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Bethalto, Illinois
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here on a Tuesday morning in November so we had the whole tour to ourselves which was nice. The cave has a lot of neat history with Mark Twain, Jesse James, and the infamous Dr. McDowell! If you enjoy beautiful scenery and history, check it out!

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like most commercially operated caves, this has a touristy, kitschy feel, but that's OK - you still have to go here if you are tracking the famous places that appear in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. The site offers an hourlong tour of Mark Twain Cave that takes you through the maze-like passageways, stopping at a half dozen notable sites,... More 

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Champaign
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Campground located south of Hannibal. Trolley stop at camp office to downtown Hannibal. Limited times though. Showers are dated but decently clean. Site was easy back-in for 35' MH. Grass was not mowed though.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ofcourse its a world famous attraction because of mentions in Mark Twains books, its worth a visit, they are just caves but the stories and the history behind them make it worth a visit, the tour guides are pretty funny and try to entertain as much as possible.

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