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    Russell Cave

    National Monument Alabama


The visitor center, museum area and video room are all wheelchair accessible. There are wheelchairs available for visitor use upon request.

Did You Know?

Atlatal and Spear

The atlatl, a spear thrower, was used for hunting at Russell Cave National Monument. This tool multiplies the force and distance of the spear and acts as an arm extension. The archeological evidence at this site includes deer antler hooks, deer antler handles, and stone weights.