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Hours & Pricing

Longhorn Cavern State Park is open 364 days a year. The park is closed Christmas Day.


Park & Tour Hours



SEPTEMBER 3, 2019 - MAY 22, 2020:

Park Hours:

Grounds and facilities are open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and weekends/holidays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cavern Walking Tour Departures:

Weekdays: On the hour from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Weekends/Holidays: On the hour and half hour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Wild Cave Tour Departures:

Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.

(All times subject to change. Regular weekday hours in effect on Veterans Day. )


MAY 23, 2020 - AUGUST 16, 2020:

Park Hours:

Grounds and facilities are open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cavern Walking Tour Departures:

Daily: On the hour and half hour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Wild Cave Tour Departures:

Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.

(All times subject to change.)

Park Entrance Fees



  • Unlike most Texas state parks, Longhorn Cavern State Park does not charge a daily entrance fee to enter the park grounds. Access to above ground areas, including hiking trails, picnic area, and historic CCC buildings is FREE for all guests during regular business hours.
  • Cavern access is by paid guided tour only. See the Tour Activity Fees section below for current tour pricing.
  • Longhorn Cavern State Park is a day-use only park. There is no overnight camping. For nearby camping information, contact Inks Lake State Park.

Tour Activity Fees



  • Cavern tour tickets can be purchased online or at the park visitor center. We accept cash and most major credit cards, including Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover.
  • See In-Person Discounts below for available ticket counter discounts. In-person discounts require proof of identification and are therefore not valid for online ticketing.
  • All prices are subject to change without notice. All ticket sales are final. No refunds or exchanges.

Cavern Walking Tour

Regular (Age 12+)

$18

Per Person

Child (Age 4-11)

$14

Per Person

Infant (Age 0-3)

FREE

Per Person


Wild Cave Tour

Regular (Age 8+)

$55

Per Person


In-Person Discounts

In-person discounts require proof of identification and are therefore not valid for online ticketing.

  • Active/Retired Military and Veterans: 10% off cavern tours with a valid government-issued military/veteran ID card or veteran driver's license designation.
  • Seniors: 10% off cavern tours, merchandise, and food with a valid Texas Parklands Passport.
  • Texas State Parks Passholders: 10% off cavern tours, merchandise, and food with a valid Texas State Parks Pass.
  • Discounts are not combinable.

CLICK HERE for more information on Texas State Parks Pass and Texas Parklands Passport discounts.

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