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    Russell Cave

    National Monument Alabama

Things To Do

 
Native American Hoop Dancer

Native American Hoop Dancer

Laura Bundy

Each year thousands of visitors discover the cultural and natural significance of Russell Cave. Some visitors spend their time exploring the great mysteries of the prehistoric Native Americans, while other visitors explore the 115 species of birds that live on Montague Mountain.Although Russell Cave is only 314 acres, its small size harbors big themes yet to mine



 

Did You Know?

Pottery Sherd

Broken pieces of pottery are called "sherds". The National Park Service found over 13,000 pottery sherds at Russell Cave National Monument. Almost all types of pottery from the local region were found at this site. The pots were used for storage and cooking.