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Wabasha Street Caves

215 Wabasha St S, Saint Paul, MN 55107-1805
+1 651-292-1220
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Gangster Tours of St Paul

We did the cave tour and then we did the bus tour of the city to learn more about our history. Our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
poskoog
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Flagstaff, Arizona
45 min walking tour

with a guide. Learn why cave is there and right sand was only found in this city, how mushrooms... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Patricia L
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Waukon, Iowa
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This unique facility for private events is comprised of 12,000 square feet in an underground cave system, which features stucco ceilings, tile floors, a 60-foot bar, dining room and meeting space.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“gangster tour” (13 reviews)
“fun tour” (6 reviews)
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215 Wabasha St S, Saint Paul, MN 55107-1805
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+1 651-292-1220
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the cave tour and then we did the bus tour of the city to learn more about our history. Our guide for the walking tour and then the bus tour was the same woman. She was dressed for the party and for almost...More

Thank poskoog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

with a guide. Learn why cave is there and right sand was only found in this city, how mushrooms are grown, used during propitiation days, bought, sold, abandoned city land fill, dance hall now tours. Very good knowledgeable guides, price if very reasonable

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is not that large, but it certainly can accommodate large groups. We considered this place as one of the venues to get married and have a reception. Great for a humid hot day. Tours are informative, and things do go bump in the...More

Thank Pam B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1 hour tour of former night club and many other purposes. Our tour guide, Deborah was entertaining and fine while passing on the cave history. The history of the caves included mob activity, ghost stories, and more recent filming in the caves. The caves are...More

Thank closserclan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Caves are a local staple in St. Paul. You cannot beat the swing dancing there when there is a live band. It's great for families, friends, or just individuals. It's such a unique, fun, beautiful venue. My Great Gatsby themed prom was hosted here,...More

Thank JannaFitz
Reviewed 15 July 2017

My husband and I went on the Cave Tour and the bus tour. We started at the coffee shop next door and had great treats. Since we both grew up in St Paul, learning about the caves was very informative. We really enjoyed the Gangster...More

Thank FestivalFunMN
Reviewed 14 July 2017

These 'caves' are not, of course caves at all; they are disused mine workings which have left huge chambers now used as a bar and entertainment venue. The tour is cheap and the guide who took us round was a born showman. His tour was...More

Thank JohnfaeHuntly
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

How anyone can give this mini gangster tour anything less than 5 stars must be pretty hard to please. The tour is $8 per person for a 45 minute informative and fun tour regarding the caves and how they were formed

Thank Corinne K
Reviewed 12 June 2017

How Wabasha Street Caves received anything less than 5 stars is a total mystery to me! Maybe for those who have high expectations, or are hard to please, I can understand. But for only $8 dollars/pp you get the have a little slice of the...More

Thank Corinne K
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Disappointing. We expected caves but this was far from it. The tour begins by stating these are mines, not caves. The tour guide was a bit obnoxious with many dry jokes. I didn't need to hear him say multiple times that he just said "poop"....More

Thank Don G
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Karen M
11 June 2017|
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Response from JohnF1949 | Reviewed this property |
We were not cold. We danced too so it actually was quite warm then.
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Lucy L
13 December 2015|
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Depends on the program they're doing and if the child would be scared of that program. They have several programs from the caves. I am now signing up for the Irish tour as I will be in Minneapolis in March. Loved the... More
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