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Impressive

A very prominent feature on the self-guided Big Room Tour. Be sure to have your audio devices, to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LSUTraveller
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Denham Springs, Louisiana
via mobile
Fabulous

Another one of the fantastically amazing thins that you will see when you take the Big Room Tour... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
bcreff
,
Northridge, CA
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One of the most impressive limestone formations in Carlsbad Caverns is the Giant Dome, which stands 62 feet high, 16 feet in diameter, and bears a resemblance to the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
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4 weeks ago
“Impressive”
12 May 2017
“Fabulous”
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Carlsbad Caverns National Park, NM
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very prominent feature on the self-guided Big Room Tour. Be sure to have your audio devices, to understand the formation and history of this immense column. This was a featured formation in Ansel Adams photography book and by the Works Progress Administration on their...More

Thank LSUTraveller
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Another one of the fantastically amazing thins that you will see when you take the Big Room Tour! Be prepared to be continually amazed!

Thank bcreff
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent area in the caves, stop and try to take a photo. Area is in the bottom of the caves. Path is very good to this sight.

Thank CS P
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Pictures do not do this justice - it is so large!!! It is the highlight in the room and walking towards it is a little intimidating!!

Thank Layla W
Reviewed 2 January 2017

You will love the giant dome and all the features at Carlsbad Caverns. This is a truly magnificent place!

1  Thank Hannah K
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Giant Dome is an immense stalagmite (technically a column in this case as it just touches the cave’s ceiling) located near the beginning of the Big Room self-guided tour close to the path on the left. It is one of the symbols of the Carlsbad...More

2  Thank Steve1362
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our self-guided tour at Carlsbad Caverns National Park. All of the formations were other-worldly.

Thank kmsmolen
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The Caverns are so amazing. The Giant Dome is one of the many impressive formations in the caverns. There is so much to see in the Caverns.

Thank CaseyJones6325
Reviewed 17 March 2016

The is so much to see at Carlsbad Caverns to see, but some formations are prominent and you remember....this is one of those

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We took our children to Carlsbad Caverns and missed this until someone asked if we had seen it. There is so much to see at Carlsbad Caverns, that you can miss something this huge. When we learned that we had missed this, we walked around...More

1  Thank djfluth
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