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Cool cave. Where are the crystals?

We took out 3 and 6 year old to the cave for a fun adventure. Our guide, Collin, did a good job on... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Caitlin C
Holmen, Wisconsin
via mobile
Cool runnings

This is a great place to chill out and let the kids run around. They are currently making... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Join us for Adventures Above and Below... Crystal Cave is fun for the entire family! Discover our unique, naturally formed, geological wonder 485 million years in the making! Our professionally guided tours explore multiple levels and meandering...more
W965 State Road 29, Spring Valley, WI 54767-9030
+1 715-778-4414
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We took out 3 and 6 year old to the cave for a fun adventure. Our guide, Collin, did a good job on the tour, but he was extremely scripted. It would have been nice if he were a little more personable. The tour was...More

Thank Caitlin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to chill out and let the kids run around. They are currently making improvements to provide even more fun activities for the kids like panning for their own gold fossils and artifacts. We went with our older 4+yo grand-kids and...More

Thank greggdeutsch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had fun at Crystal Cave which is about 45 minutes west of Eau Claire. Got there early on a weekday and ended up being the only people on the tour. The tour took about 1 hour and was both fun and educational. Learned about bats,...More

1  Thank stevensB355JG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cave is about an hour from Minneapolis. We visited on a hot humid day, a great day to spend in a cave! They have one hour guided tours. Our tour guide Sylvia was very knowledgeable. She understood the history and the formations in the...More

1  Thank cathrynr2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our Guided Cave tour was wonderful and lasted about an hour. The cave temperature was 50 degrees. Our guide was very informative and answered all the questions. The formations in the cave were small but they were there. The lighting was focused on revealing the...More

Thank arthuro272
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The cave tour lasted about 1 hour and was very informative. Our guide Simone spoke clearly and was very friendly. The kids enjoyed the panning for gems as well. Definately worth the trip!

Thank Linda Q
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful cave. Our guide Becca was wonderful. My grandson had some questions which Becca answered with ease. We took a picnic lunch & sat outside in the shade. The gift shop is very nice.

1  Thank Deb G
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Crystal Cave is about an hour from downtown Minneapolis and well worth the drive. You can stop in Saint Paul on the way there or back. The cave tour itself is about an hour and fun for kids and adults. I recommend hitting the tour...More

Thank Llewtwo
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Tour guide was very friendly and helpful. The tour was one hour which was just right for a day trip. We did not participate in any other activities. It was a really hot day so the cool temperature in the cave was a plus. The...More

1  Thank Rochelle O
Reviewed June 26, 2018

We really did not know what to expect and could not have been more pleased. Two Grandma's and two Grandchildren. We brought a picnic lunch and there was a perfect area provided. Restrooms were close and clean. The tour was excellent and was more than...More

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Cindy M
June 29, 2018|
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Response from jeans7491 | Reviewed this property |
I was also concerned about stairs. There are stairs with railings (there is more info on their website) and there are also ramps. That means you go down the stairs and ramps and must be able to go back up. I move slow... More
Mayanin C
June 16, 2018|
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Response from alasuzan1 | Reviewed this property |
It was ess than $20 it was worth the cost.
June 25, 2017|
Response from Eric M | Property representative |
During the summer the last tour departs at 5pm. The gift store is open after the last tour is back on the surface and the grounds close at 6:30pm. We are open 7 days a week during the summer, including all holidays.