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Onyx Cave Park

338 Onyx Cave Lane, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-9631
+1 479-253-9321
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This is a great 'first' cave experience, especially for children and us claustrophobic adults!

Being claustrophobic, I have never been in a cave, but this was a good experience. I never felt... read more

Reviewed yesterday
shayfree
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Arkansas
Amazing Cave

I also thought if you saw one cave they were all the same. Not true. This is a very unusually cave... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
oaklogman
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Mountain View, Arkansas
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“self guided” (34 reviews)
“own pace” (26 reviews)
“nice cave” (15 reviews)
LOCATION
338 Onyx Cave Lane, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-9631
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+1 479-253-9321
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Reviewed yesterday

Being claustrophobic, I have never been in a cave, but this was a good experience. I never felt closed in, the walkway was paved, with handlebars on both sides, ambient light throughout, and only about 30 minutes from beginning to end. I'm sure there are...More

Thank shayfree
Reviewed 1 week ago

I also thought if you saw one cave they were all the same. Not true. This is a very unusually cave that is a must see The cave is a self guided tour with earphones. There is a gift shop on the grounds.

Thank oaklogman
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed going into Onyx Cave. It was cool and cool, temperature wise. Very interesting to see and very reasonable price. Nice gift shop.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are much more caves in the area and I recommend to go to the others. If you have plenty of time and don't mind to pay... it's ok, but the cave is not a marvelous!

1  Thank S1ndrall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the smallest cave I've been in, but it was still pretty neat. It's a self-guided tour where you listen to headphones and push a green light for each section of the cave. It was a little hard to listen to, especially if the...More

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The self-guided tour is conducted over cold-war era (at best) headphones and radio broadcasting from each stop. It's not super-engrossing, but it is unintentionally hilarious at times. It's not a location I would travel a great distance to see, but if you are in Eureka...More

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best caves that I have been to. We absolutely loved it. My top 3 out of five that I have been to in northern Arkansas or southern Missouri are as follows. 1 true 3 could have tied for first and...More

Thank Randy F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice folks. Average cave. Fun cave tour. Very short in comparison to many of the larger caves but that's good if your elderly, have small kids or are a bit out of shape.

Thank rwells1500
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We were on our way out of town and saw the sign. We can't resist a good cave and thought what the heck? Such a great little detour. The gentlemen in the shop were funny and kind. The shop is pretty standard fare- mass produced...More

Thank Debmiester
Reviewed 24 April 2017

My husband and I visited this weekend and it was very beautiful! It is a self guided tour which I enjoyed moving at our own pace. Nice walk ways in cave.

Thank kcope2017
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pbutler72948
Will the cave be open this week? We're interested in coming to Eureka Springs for spring break and want to visit this cave. If so, what are the opening times and admission prices?
20 March 2017|
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Response from GARY C | Reviewed this property |
HOURS: 9am to 5pm – Memorial Day to Labor Day 9am to 4pm – Labor Day to Memorial Day, based on weather (Closed part of winter, please call to verify if open or not) Lovely gift shop – Rock shop – Jewelry Largest selection... More
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Johanna P
It is Onyx Cave Park open for December 24 ,2016 or December 25 ,2016? If yes , what would be the operation hours? And what is the price entrance for this attraction in Arkansas? My Family it consist of nine (9) members : one (1) Senior [67 years old],four (4) Kids - 14 years old , 10 years old , 9 years old & 7 years old; and four adults - 49 years , 42 years old , 44 years old & 40 years old.
4 September 2016|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
We recently visited the Onyx Cave. It is a family run business. I'm not sure about their hours in December,but,since they are family owned and you are a large group, call them and ask if they will do a tour just for you and... More
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cathylakeside
The price for one 72 yr old and two 61 yr olds. How long is the tour?
24 August 2016|
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Response from lulu608 | Reviewed this property |
It takes about 30 min. They give you headphones and you push buttons to activate the sound along the way.
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