Group Tours, School Programs, Field Trips

Bring your students for a field trip so fun, they won't even realize they're learning! School field trip program are available for Public, Private and Home Schools. Minimum 20 people.

Lesson plans are provided and divided into units based on each demonstration they'll see throughout the day:

  • Guided Caverns Tour
  • Panning for gems and minerals at the sluice
  • Candle-making Demonstration
    • Each student will dip their own candle to take home
  • Lye Soap-making Demonstration
  • Grist Mill History and Demonstration
  • Nature trail
    • Scavenger Hunts are also available for kids to earn a free
      Rock Crystal Candy stick

Lesson plans are divided into units, each covering a specific topic. They include background information for the teacher and students, artwork for reproduction, post-lesson quizzes with answer keys, and additional activities.

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There is also a cave-only program that includes the one-hour guided caverns tour only. Minimum 15 people.

Group Rate


Group pricing ranges from $9.00 to $19.00 depending on the packages you choose. Several packages and options are available. Please call 812-732-4388 for more details.

Group Tours School Programs Field Trips Bus Picture