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Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave

300 Cave Hollow Road, Hannibal, MO 63401
+1 573-221-1656
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Long and winding dry cave - Mark Twain Cave

With my significant other growing up in Missouri and never having made it to the cave, this was on... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Begonia3
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Fountain Hills
Still amazing nearly 30 years after the first time

Took my 6 and 11 year old to the cave as part of our Daddy-Daughter weekend. I was worried that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Adam C
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White Hall, Illinois, United States
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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300 Cave Hollow Road, Hannibal, MO 63401
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Reviewed 3 days ago

With my significant other growing up in Missouri and never having made it to the cave, this was on the bucket list. The cave is one mile south of Hannibal on Highway 79. We went late on a weekday. We were the only people on...More

Thank Begonia3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my 6 and 11 year old to the cave as part of our Daddy-Daughter weekend. I was worried that the youngest might get bored but I was very wrong. Our tour guide kept it entertaining and since it was the off season we didn’t...More

Thank Adam C
MarkTwainCave E, Public Relations Manager at Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We loved having you guys!! Thanks for telling us your story, we love to hear back from you! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review as well, we appreciate it.

Reviewed 7 November 2017

If you have ever read the novel or seen the movie The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, you will remember the important part McDougal’s Cave played in the story. Well, it is a real cave, known to Samuel Clemens, and has been renamed Mark Twain Cave...More

Thank Kenneth L
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Our guide was wonderful and our kids loved the cave. We watched Tom Sawyer the night before the trip which helped because the guide points out events from the novel along with history of the cave and facts about it. Definitely a highlight of our...More

Thank Patricia M
MarkTwainCave E, Public Relations Manager at Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

We are so honored to have been one of your highlights! Thank you for visiting and for taking the time to leave a review!

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

A great guided tour. Lots of information, lots of laughs. I would especially recommend if you are a Mark Twain fan

Thank Laura Y
MarkTwainCave E, Public Relations Manager at Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

We are so happy to hear that! Thank you for coming out to see us and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 24 October 2017

This cave is sure to spur the imagination of young and old alike. The tour guide was both informational and entertaining. The history of the cave and its winding passageways are spectacular! Its no wonder that the creations in the Mark Twain books endure. He...More

Thank Ed O
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Take a jacket and prepare for an easy stroll through a cave attached to the stories of Mark Twain. Cave is a constant 52 degrees, so wear a jacket or sweatshirt. Our tour guide was fun, knowledgeable and took his time to allow for pictures...More

Thank Rob B
MarkTwainCave E, Public Relations Manager at Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your excellent tips and favorable review! We appreciate you taking the time to write it. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

The caves was spectacular! Our tour guide was fun, interesting and knowledgeable! The grand kids, 13, 9 and 8 were fascinated with the grandeur of it all. We had heard a ghost story about the caves before we went in so they took their divining...More

Thank twodbeat
MarkTwainCave E, Public Relations Manager at Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your recomendation! We are so grateful you took the time to write a review, we love to hear from our guests!

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful tour! Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and entertaining and the cave was like none we had ever been to in Missouri. We will defiantly be going back!

Thank AshLauren
MarkTwainCave E, Public Relations Manager at Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

We will be looking forward to your next visit!! We are so happy to hear you had a good time with us and will be returning in the future!

Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We camped at the Mark Twain Campground and went to the cave in the lady tour of the day. Only one other family on his tour was a great time! Nate our guide was full of knowledge and funny too! He handled the little ones...More

Thank Tammy M
MarkTwainCave E, Public Relations Manager at Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

We are so happy you had a great stay at our campground and had a fun adventure into Mark Twain Cave!! It is so nice to hear from our guests, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review!

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greatauntie27
20 July 2017|
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Response from MarkTwainCave E | Property representative |
I work for the Mark Twain Cave Complex as the Marketing Manager. All tours are guided tours so anyone purchasing an "Adult Ticket," which would be 13 years or older, would be able to go on the tour without their parent or... More
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Teresa W
5 September 2016|
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Response from Timothy T | Reviewed this property |
$19 for adults. $10 for kids. 1 hour tour. Group rates are a couple of bucks less. No senior discounts. Rates are posted on their web site.
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Lynn J
17 June 2016|
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Response from Lynn B A | Reviewed this property |
I would think so but we only did the Mark Twain cave. If you like to see caves that have bats in them then you would need to do the other cave tour as the Twain cave does not have them.
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