Perry's Cave Family Fun Center, Ohio (with Map & Photos)

Perry's Cave, located in Put-in-Bay on South Bass Island, is registered as an Ohio Natural Landmark. It is a natural limestone cave that lies 52 meters below the surface of Put-in-Bay.

Perry's Cave Family Fun Center Ohio
Perry's Cave Family Fun Center Ohio

It was discovered in 1813 by Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, a hero of the Battle of Lake Erie. There are many interesting things to see inside the cave, such as stalactites, stalagmites, and various formations that the tour guides believe they see as various animals, objects, etc.

The tour guides are incredibly knowledgeable and tell very interesting stories about the history of the cave. There is a rare underground lake inside the cave. Tours run every 20 minutes and cost $8 per person. You can combine your ticket price with some of the other attractions on the site, like mini golf or the butterfly sanctuary to offset the total cost. There is also a gift shop in the cave.

Perry's Cave Family Fun Center Map