Cave of the Mounds, National Natural Landmark

2975 Cave of the Mounds Rd.
Blue Mounds, WI 53517

Visit our local National Natural Landmark - Open year 'round for self paced guided tours of this beautiful natural limestone cave which maintains a constant 50*F/ 10*C temperature year-round. Follow paved & lighted walkways and stairs on a stroll that is easy for all ages. Fill your pockets with treasure at the Gemstone & Fossil Mine or discover unique natural items in our amazing Rock, Fossil, and Nature shops. Explore Rock Gardens, Prairies, Interpretive Trails, & picnic areas that offer visitors a family-friendly and educational outdoor experience. We are open daily all year 'round!

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  • Days/Hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily
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  • Pet Policy: Pets are NOT allowed in the cave, trails, or in buildings. Service animals by law are permitted in all areas of our property. Emotional Support, Therapy, Comfort, or Companion Animals are not service animals. We realize that some of our guests visit when they are already traveling with their pets. Pets are permitted in the upper main parking area only and must be supervised and leashed – or otherwise contained – at all times. Pet owners are responsible for proper removal and disposal of their pets’ waste. Waste should be collected and contained in a pet waste bag and disposed of in trash receptacles.
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Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Reception Capacity 175
  • Theatre Capacity 250
  • Onsite A/V Equipment
  • Can Bring in Own Food
  • Offsite Catering
  • Onsite Catering
  • Outdoor Space Available
  • Classroom Capacity 175
Visitor Center
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1400
  • Theater Capacity: 250
  • Classroom Capacity: 175
  • Reception Capacity: 175
East Barn
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1200
  • Theater Capacity: 150
  • Classroom Capacity: 75
West Barn
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2200
  • Theater Capacity: 250
  • Classroom Capacity: 175