Meramec Caverns
208
1135 Route W
Stanton, MO 63079
Phone: 573-468-3166
9 a.m.-5 p.m. (March & Oct.); 9 a.m.-6 p.m. (April & Sep.); 9 a.m.-7 p.m. (May-June); 8:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (July-Aug.); 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (Nov.-Feb.)

Go on a guided tour of this seven-level natural wonder, the possibly the oldest stop along historic Route 66. Tours are conducted along well-lighted walkways. Cavern tour takes one hour and twenty minutes, covering 1¼ miles. Meramec Caverns has been a tourist attraction since 1933. The cave is reputed to have been used by Jesse James and his gang as a hideout.

Facilities include: gift shop; a sluice; picnic areas; a candy store. Also on-site (see separate listings): Meramec Caverns Restaurant; Meramec Caverns Motel; Meramec Caverns Campground; Cavern Canoe and Raft Rentals; Jesse James Wax Museum; and Caveman Zipline.

Located off of I-44 at exit 230. Closed on Thanksgiving and Dec. 25.

Cave tours: $20.00; ages 5-11, $10.00; younger than 5, free.

This money saving coupon or special offer must be presented at time of purchase.
GENERAL INTEREST INFO
  • open year-round
  • gift / souvenir shop
  • restaurant on-site
FOR TRAVELERS WITH DISABILITIES
  • Partially Wheelchair Accessible
SMOKING POLICY
  • smoking allowed outdoors only
SUITABLE FOR THESE AGE GROUPS
  • All ages
ACTIVITIES ON-SITE OR WITHIN 10 MILES
  • fishing
  • canoeing outfitters
  • camping
PET POLICY
  • pets are not allowed
RENTAL ITEMS AVAILABLE ON-SITE
  • canoe rental
  • raft rental
TYPES OF PAYMENT ACCEPTED
  • Cash
  • Discover
  • Mastercard
  • Travelers Checks
  • Visa
  • American Express Card
DISCOUNTS OFFERED
  • group discount
  • military discount
GROUP POLICY
  • advance contact requested
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