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    Russell Cave

    National Monument Alabama

Guided Tours

Cave Shelter
Cave Shelter

Daily ranger-led interpretive programs are offered every day at 11 CST. Programs include guided cave shelter tours (tours are only led into the cave shelter)nature walks, lantern hikes and more. The boardwalk to the cave shelter is wheelchair accessible. Visitors must stay on the boardwalk at all times. Check the Schedule of Events for more information.

Did You Know?

Left Entrance to Russell Cave

The Russell Cave National Monument area used to be under the sea during the Mississippian Period around 350 million years ago? Fossils of brachipods, corals and crinoids have been discovered in the limestone rocks and weathered soils at the site.