"The scenic beauty, the splendors which time and water have wrought...defy description."


Walking Tour

Queen's Watchdog
Our most popular tour! Follow a developed path along an ancient underground riverbed. Visit room after room of amazing geologic wonders. Hear the Texas-sized stories of the people who were shaped by—and helped shape—this national natural landmark. Tours can be booked up to 30 days in advance.


Wild Cave Tour

Wild Cave Tour
See Longhorn Cavern as it existed before modern lights and pathways.  Enjoy a primitive caving adventure through the undeveloped lower level of the cavern. Certain physical requirements apply. Safety gear provided. Tour includes a FREE "Wild Cave Tour Finisher" t-shirt. Tours can be booked up to 30 days in advance.


Gemstone Mining

Gemstone Mining
Discover your own natural treasures in our gemstone mining sluice. Upgrade to a Tour + Gemstone Mining Bundle and save money over buying the two activities separately. Additional bags of mining rough are available for purchase in the gift shop.


Gift Shop

Take home more than memories. The Longhorn Cavern gift shop has t-shirts, souvenirs, rocks and gems, and other quality items to help you celebrate your visit. All of our park apparel is designed in-house, making our selection as unique as Longhorn Cavern itself.

Snack Bar

Enjoy the park longer with grab-and-go food and drinks from the Longhorn Cavern snack bar. Stay fueled with a fresh, hot Hunt Brothers pizza. Cool down with an ice cream or Icee frozen treat. Or hit the trail with Werner snacks and jerky or your favorite candy.

Happy Birthday, Longhorn Cavern!

Longhorn Cavern State Park is turning 91! As the first property acquired by the Texas State Parks Board, Longhorn Cavern has a unique place in the Texas State Parks system. Help us celebrate our National Cave of Texas on November 24, 2023 with free cupcakes for the first 100 guests and special birthday activities throughout the day. This celebration is part of the 100 years of Texas State Parks.

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