Events

Fun Things to do at Cave of the Mounds

Cave of the Mounds offers a variety of events year-round. There are so many fun things to do!

Special Tours & Public Programs

Photo of kids sluicing , one of the many Fun Things to do

HOLLOW-een

Don’t be afraid of the dark – join us for the month of October for HOLLOW-een at Cave of the Mounds! Anyone who wants to join can for an extra $2 charge per person when buying a ticket. This includes a reusable cloth bag, crystals/fossils that you will get in a trick-or-treat style throughout the cave!

Purchase at Ticket Desk!

*Note: Guest must buy tour ticket to join

 

Blacklight Tours

October 2, 7, 16, 21 at 4:30 PM we will have a Guided Black Light Tour with one of our Cave Educators.

Unique Experience to explore the Cave of the Mounds by Black Light. Watch the cave glow under UV Light.

You will learn about ultraviolet light, fluorescence, and see the speleothems GLOW! The tour price includes a black light rental and a guided tour of Cave of the Mounds.


Tickets are non-refundable. Please be aware, that tours are held in the dark which may be inappropriate for very young children.
 
Tickets are $36.99 

Blacklight Tours

November 6, 11, 20, 25

at 4:30 PM we will have a Guided Black Light Tour with one of our Cave Educators.

Unique Experience to explore the Cave of the Mounds by Black Light. Watch the cave glow under UV Light.

You will learn about ultraviolet light, fluorescence, and see the speleothems GLOW! The tour price includes a black light rental and a guided tour of Cave of the Mounds.


Tickets are non-refundable. Please be aware, that tours are held in the dark which may be inappropriate for very young children.
 
Tickets are $36.99 

 

Caroling in the Cave

December 2nd & 3rd.

More information soon.

 

Blacklight Tours

December 4, 9, and 18 at 4:30 PM we will have a Guided Black Light Tour with one of our Cave Educators.

Unique Experience to explore the Cave of the Mounds by Black Light. Watch the cave glow under UV Light.

You will learn about ultraviolet light, fluorescence, and see the speleothems GLOW! The tour price includes a black light rental and a guided tour of Cave of the Mounds.


Tickets are non-refundable. Please be aware, that tours are held in the dark which may be inappropriate for very young children.
 
Tickets are $36.99 

Fun Things to do while Visiting

Enhance your Cave Tour by learning even more about Wisconsin geology and Cave of the Mounds! These events are FUN for all ages. Therefore the programs are open to the public and one of the many fun things to do while visiting. However, due to COVID-19, it is to be determined when we will continue these programs.

TO BE DETERMINED due to COVID-19

Stay & Play​

  • Discover Treasure at the Gemstone Mine
  • Explore our Rock & Fossil Gift Shop
  • Crack open a Geode
  • Get certified as an Adventure Ranger
  • Walk along our Geologic Timeline
  • Hike the Interpretive Nature Trails
  • Observe the Rock & Perennial Garden
Photo of a girl pointing at the wonders along our nature trails. one of the many Fun Things to do while visiting places in Wisconsin
Private Rentals

Host your next event at Cave of the Mounds National Natural Landmark!

For Event Rental inquiries please contact: info@caveofthemounds.com