"Visitors Center" Russell Cave National Monument Things to Do Tip by Stephen-KarenConn

  Russell Cave National Monument Visitors Center
by Stephen-KarenConn

Any visit to Russell Cave National Monument should begin at the Visitors Center. Here you will find an information desk, exhibits, a book/gift shop, and a small theater. A variety of films about Russell Cave are available to be shown upon demand. They range in length from 8 minutes to one hour.

Both the National Monument and the Visitors Center are open daily from 8 - 5, except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day. Note that the Monument is in the Central Standard Time Zone, unlike nearby Chattanooga which follows Eastern Time.

Admission is Free, courtesy of the American taxpayer.

Address: 3729 County Road 98, Bridgeport, AL 35740
Directions: From I-24, about 38 miles west of Chattanooga, TN, take the South Pittsburg exit. Turn south onto U.S. Hwy 74, and follow to Bridgeport, AL. Turn west onto Co. Rd. 75-N, follow 1 mile, then take Co. Rd. 98-N and follow it four miles to the Monument.
Phone: 205-495-2672
Website: http://www.nps.gov/ruca

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  • Updated Jun 29, 2004
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