Bluff Dwellers Cave

It was 1925, in a limestone outcrop, that Bluff Dwellers Cave was discovered by Arthur Browning…

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My 5 year old daughter and I absolutely loved the Cavern and our guide Mary Jane!

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Admissions & Information:

Open Daily



10AM to 6PM, Every Day, Mar thru Oct


10AM to 5PM,  Every Day, Nov thru Feb

CLOSED Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s
Bluff Dwellers Cave is open for tours year-round. Guided tours take approximately one hour and are limited in size due to the nature of some passageways. All tours are first come, first serve.
Last tour is 30 minutes before closing.
Age 12 and older – $16

Ages 4 to 11 – $8

3 yrs and younger – free

Group rates are available for organized nonprofit groups of 10 or more. Reservations are required to receive group rates. Call or e-mail for details.

Bluff Dwellers Cave

163 Cave Rd

Noel, Missouri 64854

Phone: 417-475-3666




The Cavern Inn is the historic home of C. Arthur Browning & his family, the man who discovered Bluff Dwellers Cave. The Inn has rooms available year round. There are four bedrooms, each with their own private bathroom. One is handicap accessible on the main floor with a queen-sized bed. Three rooms upstairs, 2 king and 1 queen. Spacious front porch, BBQ grill, fully-equipped kitchen, Wi-fi available.  Rent by the room or the whole house. Call  417.475.3666 OR email for more information.




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