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Carlsbad Museum and Art Center

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Carlsbad Museum and Art Center

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Karen G wrote a review Oct 2020
San Antonio, Texas641 contributions88 helpful votes
They have a lot of things here, but due to Covid restrictions inventory is lower than usual. They recommended a gift shop in White’s City that we went to and actually found the perfect gift that we were looking for.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Krissi P wrote a review Oct 2020
Texas37 contributions1 helpful vote
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Just left the cavern and all I can say is WOW!!! If you have never been and love the amazing things that nature has to offer then you need to go!! Pictures do not do justice to the beauty you will see. It took me 3.5 hours to go through the entire cavern as I did not take any shortcuts but my husband flew through in a little over an hour without taking shortcuts. I am a stop and take it all in kinda person and he is a keep walking type so timing really depends on you. A couple of things to note...wear shoes with good traction (tennis shoes or hiking boots). The cavern stays a constant 56 degrees so a light jacket is nice as well. Due to Covid-19 they are not doing ranger led tours so pay the $5 and get the audio set for the self guided tour...these can be purchased in the gift shop directly behind where you pay for your ticket. The restaurant on site is also closed due to Covid-19 so keep that in mind. They are also only selling limited tickets but I got there about 840am and had no problem getting a 915 entrance time. I went during the week so can’t speak for weekends.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Susan M wrote a review Sep 2020
Victoria, Texas48 contributions36 helpful votes
We thought we'd enjoy this because we loved the Caverns of Sonora in Texas but were greatly disappointed. It said self-guided tour which was great but we had no clue what anything was except for the 2-3 lit signs along the path. At the end of the tour is a place to put your headsets. If we would have had those, I imagine I would have enjoyed it more. We interacted with 1 employee and 2 rangers before our tour and not one person ever mentioned a headset and we saw no signs mentioning them.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Stacie P wrote a review Jul 2020
Fort Worth, Texas163 contributions12 helpful votes
I have always wanted to see these caverns. They did not disappoint. We walked in from the natural entrance to the main gallery and took the Kings tour. All of it was amazing.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Keith S wrote a review Jun 2020
Hurricane, Utah47 contributions8 helpful votes
I have wanted to go here for as long as I can remember. Now at 60 years, I made it. Nice to have one more thing off the list. The bat experience was closed due to the Covid stuff. The cave tour was great. Yes, the walk in was a bit of down hill walking but once in was well worth it. We were both very glad to be able to experience this amazing place.
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Date of experience: June 2020
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