• The Historic Entrance of Mammoth Cave

    Mammoth Cave

    National Park Kentucky

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  • Alert - Mammoth Cave is in an area highly endemic to histoplasmosis

    Histoplasmosis is a serious infection caused by breathing in spores of a fungus often found in bird and bat droppings. Infants and immunocompromised persons are especially vulnerable. Click the link for more information. More »

Podcasts from Mammoth Cave NP

The sights and sounds of Mammoth Cave have been fascinating people for more than 4,000 years, but for the first time we'll be bringing them to you via the Internet through a series of audio and video podcasts. Light and shadow, sound and music, history, science and current events will all feature here, so be sure to check back from time to time to see what surfaces.


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"From Pensacola Avenue" -Video, .flv format

Did You Know?

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Mammoth Cave is one of the oldest tourist attractions in North America. Tours of Mammoth Cave have been offered since 1816.