May 5, 2015

Mercer Caverns

Kid friendly

Mercer Caverns209-728-2101
1665 Sheep Ranch Rd., P O Box 509
Murphys 95247

Discovered in 1885, Mercer Caverns is home to a wide variety of beautiful cave formations, most notably its world famous array of delicate frostlike crystals known as aragonite flos ferri, for which it won a Grand prize at the 1900 Paris World Exposition.  Explore Mercer Caverns and experience Nature’s stunning underground wonders.

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