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Marengo Cave

400 E St, Hwy 64, Marengo, IN 47140
+1 812-365-2705
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Wonderful cave tour.

We participated in both of the guided tours and they were great. The guides were quick-witted and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Danielle J
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Evansville, Indiana
Sub level tour but Above Average Standards

The staff was very personable and knowledgeable but still safety oriented, that combination makes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
blizzard9700
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Bellville, Ohio
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Amazing visitors since its discovery in 1883, Marengo Cave offers a wide variety of fun activities! Take a leisurely tour through our spectacular Crystal Palace or Dripstone Trail, pan for gemstones, twist and crawl through our cave simulator, or explore an undeveloped natural cave. You're certain to enjoy your stay!
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (45 reviews)
“combo tour” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
LOCATION
400 E St, Hwy 64, Marengo, IN 47140
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+1 812-365-2705
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We participated in both of the guided tours and they were great. The guides were quick-witted and full of humor as well as knowledge about the history and geology of the cave. If you are in the area, do it. You won't regret it.

1  Thank Danielle J
MarengoCave, Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for the 5* review. Glad you enjoyed both tours. Look forward to seeing you in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very personable and knowledgeable but still safety oriented, that combination makes this a great Family stop, especially for those with toddlers to young adults. The gift shop is clean and well stocked, the mining bags are well stocked as well. Don't forget...More

1  Thank blizzard9700
MarengoCave, Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for the great 5* review. We will look forward to seeing your family again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I agree with whoever made the comment about Phil: "Phil was probably the best tour guide you will ever get. If you get him know you are in for a great tour. He is very knowledgeable and makes it more interesting. You can tell he...More

1  Thank cora_chelle
MarengoCave, Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you came to Marengo Cave, Phil is a wonderful guide. Thanks for the 5* review, we look forward to seeing you in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first visit to Marengo Cave. My husband and I brought our 8-year old granddaughter. We love Cave tours and have been to dozens. We opted to purchase the Combo Tickets (purchased online ahead of time to save $). I was confused as...More

1  Thank Lanette W
MarengoCave, Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the 4* review. We are glad you came to visit and had a great afternoon seeing both our of tours. We actually don't have set times for the tours, this makes getting on a tour quicker. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Phil was probably the best tour guide you will ever get. If you get him know you are in for a great tour. He is very knowledgeable and makes it more interesting. You can tell he loves his job and enjoys sharing different facts about...More

Thank philly2247
MarengoCave, Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the 5* review. You are right about Phil our guest love him. He enjoys telling you about our beautiful cave. Look forward to your family coming again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love caves and have been to many in different states. Believe this was one of the best caves we've seen. Very wet so lots of formations. Good tour guide was able to share the history of the cave. We did both tours and thoroughly...More

1  Thank Peanut977
MarengoCave, Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate your 5* review. Glad you enjoyed coming to our cave the "best". We work hard at making sure our guides are well trained. Look forward to seeing your family again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of four stopped in to see the cave while traveling to the F/L area and arrived later in the day on a Saturday. We opted for the dual tour so that we could see the entire cave. The first tour started off on...More

2  Thank ANR_78
MarengoCave, Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping in to visit Marengo Cave. Glad your children enjoyed seeing our down under beauty. The two sides do have different features. Sorry it took a little long than it should have. Look forward to your return.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If the beauty of nature moves you, then you'll be excited by the Crystal Palace Tour! The 45 minute walking tour begins down 22 steps and winds along an underground lake and among ancient limestone formations created by water from above. It concludes in the...More

2  Thank Lorraine B
MarengoCave, Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you stop by to enjoy the beauty of Marengo Cave. Thanks for the 4* review. We will look forward to seeing your the next time you are in the area.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I where in the area 7-27-17 seeing area caves. We came here and did both tours. Crystal palace tour is wonderful and the Guide Larry was great. The Dripstone tour was ok but not as good and the guide I believe Jenny...More

1  Thank Paul D
MarengoCave, Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for coming to visit and doing both tours. Glad you enjoyed Crystal Palace, Larry has been a guide for a long time. Jenny started this pass spring. If you are in the area again stop in and see us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the 40 minute Crystal tour with our four kids (10 and under). It was perfect - not too long and not too short. Very informative. Neat photo ops and Hadley was an awesome tour guide. Quick detour off of the interstate and easy...More

2  Thank traveler3120
MarengoCave, Manager at Marengo Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the 5* review. So glad you stop by for a fun time with your children. We are very close to the interstate and right off State Rd 64. Look forward to seeing your family again if you are passing through.

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Molly R
30 May 2017|
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Response from ChicagoBurbMama | Reviewed this property |
Check out their website for exact rates and book your resv ahead of time. Def bring blankets/pillows/ home comforts as you will have a simple bed and mattress only in cabin.
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Trudy F
23 April 2017|
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Response from Brenda L | Reviewed this property |
This is from their web site: Pricing 40 mins Crystal Palace $16 per adult, $9 per child. 1 hour Dripstone Trail $19 per adult, $11 per child. 2 hours Combo Ticket $27 per adult, $16 per child Save 25% when you see both... More
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Jatinder K
23 April 2017|
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Response from RutlandTreeman | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm 6'1' and I had to stoop a little bit.....not for extended periods of time. Maybe 10 to 20 seconds to get to a place where one could stand straight up. My wife is 5' 8" and she remembers hardly ever bending. Hope that... More
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