• The Historic Entrance of Mammoth Cave

    Mammoth Cave

    National Park Kentucky

Emergencies & First Aid

First Aid

First Aid for emergencies is available at the park Visitor Center. In cases of serious emergency, dial 911.

For non-emergency assistance, dial (270)758-2115.

Did You Know?

Grease-oil lamp

The grease-oil lamp was used to illuminate Mammoth Cave for more than a century. Designed after New England whale-oil lanterns, these lamps used cooking grease to light the way.