The Caverns

Home of the Emmy-winning PBS television series Bluegrass Underground, and boasting a magical cave system for exploration, The Caverns, is a world-renowned destination for live music – underground, and is located only an hour’s drive from Chattanooga in Grundy County, TN.

The Caverns subterranean amphitheater offers guests a prehistoric venue with natural acoustics and otherworldly beauty. Live music inside a cave, it’s a bucket list experience that keeps fans coming back to The Caverns time and again for “The Greatest Show Under Earth.”

The Caverns offers daily cave tours that include one of the largest underground rooms in the world at over 3 football fields long and a behind-the-scenes tour of the music venue. Walking tours of these otherworldly caves entwine the unique history of Grundy County, the geology of cave science, and the mythology of cave lore. Tours end on The Caverns world-famous stage.

For thrill-seekers and adrenaline junkies, take an Adventure Cave Tour to explore deep portions of the Caverns few have ever seen before.


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Hours and Cost

Open Daily: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., central time

Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas day

Cost: Varies based on adventure package and group size.

Pet Friendly



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