Forbidden Caverns

Address: 455 Blowing Cave Rd. Sevierville, TN 37876 Contact Email: rmhounshell@yahoo.com Phone: (865) 453-5972

Forbidden Caverns, near Sevieerville, is one of America's most spectacular caves. It provides the visitor with an entertaining and educational 1 hour walking tour past sparkling formations, towering natural chimneys, numerous grottos, and a crystal clear stream. The trails are well lighted with handrails at all necessary points. Visitors will see fabulous formations created by nature thousands of years ago. April - Nov. Open 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Closed Sun. Closed Dec., Jan., Feb., and March. Last tour leaves at 5 p.m.

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Located 13 mi. N.E. of Sevierville. Take Hwy. 411 N. from Sevierville and follow signs.


City: Sevierville, TN
Region: East Tennessee
Subregion: Smoky Mountains

Admission Rates:
16.00 adults 10.00 children ages 5 thru 12 4 and uder free

Senior Citizen Discount, AAA Discount, Group Discount, Military Discount, Local Resident Discount

Payment Types Accepted:
Visa, Cash, MasterCard, Discover, AMEX

Hours Open:
April - November 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. Last tour leaves at 5 p.m.

Dates Closed:
Sundays, Thanksgiving Day also Dec., Jan., Feb., March.

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