Allow more time to visit and expect lines for small elevators while large elevator system is renovated. Walking exit is steep.
Carlsbad Caverns National Park will be closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
Carlsbad Caverns: Endless opportunities for discovery
Vast Chihuahuan desert landscapes and expansive caverns – Carlsbad Caverns National Park provides students with unique opportunities for adventure and discovery. Please click on the following links to see all that we have to offer.
Did You Know?
Scientists are studying "extremophile" microbes in the highly protected and almost pristine Lechuguilla Cave that are leading scientists towards generating a possible cure for cancer.