Shenandoah Caverns has been thrilling visitors for over 90 years. It is the only Virginia cavern with elevator service and the closest major cavern to I-81 (Exit 269). Enjoy a one hour tour through 17 rooms with a variety of unique, intricate and unexpected formations, like Rainbow Lake and Diamond Cascade. Our bacon formations are so unusual they were featured in National Geographic! Open all year. Located 2 minutes from I-81, Exit 269, five miles north of New Market, VA. Also see our other attractions: American Celebration on Parade (open seasonally), Main Street of Yesteryear, and the Yellow Barn.