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Bridal Cave

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Address: 526 Bridal Cave Rd, Highway 5, Lake Road 5-88, 2 miles north of Camdenton, Missouri, Camdenton, MO 65020-2814
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+1 573-346-2676
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09:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Rated as one of the most scenic caverns in America, Bridal Cave has more...

Rated as one of the most scenic caverns in America, Bridal Cave has more formations per square foot than any other known cave or cavern in the United States. Park facilities include visitors center, cave tours, gift shop, rock shop, boat dock(on Lake of the Ozarks), nature trails, gemstone mining and observation tower. Open Year Round.

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The cave was very pretty and it was worth the time spent on the tour. The tour was shorter than I had expected. I wish there had been a bit more time to take pictures - it was... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Buffalo
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Buffalo
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cave was very pretty and it was worth the time spent on the tour. The tour was shorter than I had expected. I wish there had been a bit more time to take pictures - it was difficult to take any without dragging behind the rest of the group. My husband is tall and hit his head several times.... More 

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Mascoutah, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the main things we wanted to do during our trip here and I'm glad we did! We had a 6 year old with us and she absolutely had a blast! Our tour guide was super knowledgeable and great with the adults and kids. She really made the experience fun for everyone. I think our favorite part... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family went here for the first time and it was amazing. We are very happy that Sarah was our tour guide. She is one of the most friendly people I have met in my entire life and you can tell she takes tons of pride in her job! Sarah made this tour very fun and enjoyable.

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Bethel Park, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were looking for an afternoon activity and decided to visit the Bridal Caves. We made it for the last tour of the afternoon. Being the off season, we were a group of two plus our guide. It was great, Sarah our guide was great. She pointed out the caves amazing features. This is great activity, I... More 

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Thank James S
Sunrise Beach, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

this is a beautiful cave and they do alot of special things my husband and I did the valentine special to get remarried and it was fantastic.

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Aurora, Illinois
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

this was our first time in a cave and it was amazing to see everything in the cave and how long people have been exploring the cave.

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

I was told by a friend of mine who used to work at Bridal Cave that it is either the second or third most scene cave in the country. Well, if that's the case, I probably wouldn't survive the first most scenic. The most incredible pictures online can't even do this cave justice. It's a natural wonder that everyone should... More 

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Plainfield, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

If you're into caves this one is definitely a must see. Lots of rooms with beautiful stalacmites and stalagtites and other formations. Our guide was super friendly and knowledgeable. Would recommend this place.

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Thank agatha w
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We stopped by to visit Bridal Cave on a Sunday afternoon and we weren't disappointed. The drive over seems like you're going through someone's neighborhood, but the route is clearly marked by big signs along the way. When we arrived, we were told the next tour was just about to leave, so we didn't have to wait long before we... More 

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Thank Chelsea P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

This is the best cave tour we've ever been on! Definitely the highlight of our trip! The little gift shop had plenty of treasures and our tour guide, Sarah, was very knowledgable, and quite frankly, just a delight! We will definitely come back next time we're in the area!

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