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    Russell Cave

    National Monument Alabama

Operating Hours & Seasons

 
Gilbert H. Grosvenor Visitor Center

Gilbert H. Grosvenor Visitor Center

Antoine Fletcher

Russell Cave National Monument is open year round, seven days a week, with the exception of New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.Hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Central Standard Time.

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.