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With four attractions in one location, your groups will be amazed at what they will discover!  Shenandoah Caverns is Virginia's only cavern with elevator service which means only our sights are breathtaking!  Just 2 minutes off Exit 269 on I-81 with excellent proximity to other popular attractions including the Shenandoah National Park, the New Market Battlefield, and the Route 11 Chip Factory right next door.

Our Group Tour Sales Director will personally assist you in creating a memorable day at our Family of Attractions. Shenandoah Caverns Family of Attractions offers personally guided tours and a variety of options for your group travel needs. We welcome all types of groups and offer special rates for groups of 15 or more. 

Contact Shenandoah Caverns with any questions and to reserve a date for your group tour!  Call John at 888-4CAVERN (or 540-477-4300) or email

Caverns Lodge

Group Tour Services:

Ample Motor Coach parking (and complimentary admission for the driver)and overhang for discharge (all locations)

Extended hours available (first tour begins at 9am)  

Marketing aids incluing a video tour on DVD and high resolution photos. Custom itinerary planning service is free and available upon request. 

ACoP Stage

Special Arrangements:

Lunch, Dinner or Gourmet Box lunches are available with choice and flexibility in dining locations. We have a large outdoor pavilion with picnic tables or beautiful outdoor seating at the Yellow Barn.

Yellow Barn Banquet

 American Celebration on Parade has an exciting ballroom area with a huge chandelier and stage with an American Flag backdrop that can seat up to 125 people comfortably.

The Yellow Barn is a bright and whimsical space with a state-of-the-art catering kitchen and can seat 400 guests. Deposit is required for meals, entertainment or extended hours.


Educational Tours: Learning can be fun!

The Shenandoah Caverns Family of Attractions welcomes all types of educational and youth groups – public and private schools, home school families/groups, Boy and Girl Scout organizations, church groups, performance groups and camps. Our attractions offer outstanding field trips and educational tours that combine an enjoyable experience with an educational opportunity in earth science, physical science, history and social studies. The Virginia Standards of Learning-oriented tours are age and grade directed. 


 What Teachers Say:

“Our trip was wonderful. The students gave it a 2-thumbs up!" --Jenny Basham, Mt. Pleasant School, Roanoke, VA

“Thanks to you and your staff for helping me to provide a fun, educational, and successful trip for our senior students.” --Becky Smith, Buford High School, Buford, GA

”Thank you so much for providing our homeschool group such a fun, educational field trip to the caverns and American Celebration on Parade. You and your staff were exceptionally helpful and accommodating.” --Mandy Phenicie

Planning Your Trip

  • Teacher information is available below to help you prepare students for the field trip.
  • Students should dress appropriately for the constant 56 degree temperature in the caverns and wear sturdy, comfortable shoes for the one-mile tour. 
  • While students generally enjoy spending time in our gift shops, we also offer pre-packaged souvenir bags for school groups. Just give us the quantity needed when making your reservation. Prices: $3.00 for small bag and $5.00 for large bag  

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