A National Natural Landmark, Grand Caverns was discovered in 1804 by Bernard (Barnette) Weyer while trying to retrieve one of his hunting traps. Weyer's Cave opened for tours in 1806, making Grand Caverns the oldest continually operating show cave in the United States. Read our story.BOOK A TOUR
Monday - Sunday
(Closed New Year's Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and Thanksgiving Day)
April 1 - October 31 9am - 5pm
November 1 - March 31 10am - 4pm
COVID-19 May Affect Hours. LEARN MORE
We host company gatherings that include Shelter Rentals, Cavern Tours, Mini-Golf and Pool Admissions. We also accommodate weddings inside the Caverns and packages for facility rentals just for weddings and other special events.BOOK SHELTER RENTAL
Whether you're a history buff, a nature-lover, birdwatcher, runner, hiker, cyclist, photographer, adventurer, or just someone who enjoys a great setting for a memorable time with friends and family, there's something for everyone on the grounds...and below the ground, at Grand Caverns.
5 Grand Caverns Drive | Grottoes, VA 24441
The park at Grand Caverns is filled with scenic trails for hiking, running, and biking. There are also picnic shelters, a pool, a miniature golf course, an updated playground, beautiful areas for fishing; and our fitness trail featuring exercise stations with instructions at each stop. The peaceful setting at the park makes for an extra special experience here in the Shenandoah Valley!
The pool is closed for the season and will reopen on Memorial Day weekend.
Regular - $5 per person
Resident - $4 per person
The mini-golf course is open year-round, from 9 am until 5 pm, weather permitting.
Regular - $3.00 per person for the first round
$2.00 per person for each additional round
Resident - $2.00/per person
Group Rate (parties of 12 or more): $2.00/per person
2 Years and Younger: Golf for FREE
We invite you to contact us with questions or comments.
Call us (540) 249-5705
Toll-Free: (888) 430-CAVE (2283)
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