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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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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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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We visited the Cave for our first time about 2 weeks ago. This was a good visit. They also have a nice gift shop. A very pretty cave. Our tour guide was super nice and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Aliquippa, Pennsylvania
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Aliquippa, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited the Cave for our first time about 2 weeks ago. This was a good visit. They also have a nice gift shop. A very pretty cave. Our tour guide was super nice and knowledgeable..quite the tour. About a 1 hr tour. A fair amount of stairs at first to get to the cave entrance so keep that in... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Although I have been in other caves before, I definitely enjoyed my visit here. The tour was very instructive and the leader able to answer all questions asked. I would recommend it to friends.

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Overland Park, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and family took a tour of the Bridal Cave and it was very nice. The views in the cave were excellent. Our guide was very informative. Definitely something well worth visiting.

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Thank shood1195
Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

one of the most beautiful caves I have seen in Missouri. not much climbing which is great but lots of beautiful cave features.

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Green, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great visit. It was rainy at the lake so we decided to go to bridal cave. A little pricy but worth it. Our tour guide Lindsey was informative and fun! About half way thru you think you are going to be done-as with most cave and cavern tours-but there was more! Great way to spend a rainy am.... More 

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Camdenton, Missouri
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Bridal Cave is everything you ever dreamed of seeing! The tour guide was exceptional. Very informative and gave us time to take great pics and answer questions. A must see when visiting Lake of The Ozarks.

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Thank thewench61
Cottleville, Missouri
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

My off season visit was great. Ended up being the only one on the tour. Taking advantage of the unique opportunity I asked a lot of questions. The guide was terrfic. Looking forward to visit more caves!

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Thank dliebel38
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I think this was the most beautiful cave I have ever seen. Literally, everywhere you look you see formations. Great experience. A must see.

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Thank Jerry R
Georgetown, TX
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Not a super long tour, about 1 hour, a few tight spots to navigate, some stairs, but not too many, great formations inside, some very unique. If you love caves, you will enjoy this one. Nice gift shop. Staff very friendly, and the price was reasonable.

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Shawnee, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I'm not so keen on close spaces so I was unsure about this attraction but it is so cool inside, I am glad we went. The rooms inside are fairly large. Air is a bit stuffy but the scenery is simply amazing. Well worth the visit.

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