Mammoth Cave NP opening at 10:00 am Central Time December 7 - Delayed opening
Mammoth Cave National Park will have a delayed 10:00 am opening today, December 7, 2013. Another winter weather event this evening may impact operations tomorrow. Click the link for details on Current Conditions. More »
Fees & Reservations
Most of the park's resources and facilities are available free of charge. Fees are charged for cave tours, camping, and selected picnic shelter reservations, and are listed in the tables below. Educational prices apply to Kindergarten-College groups. Please call the park at 270.758.2180 to schedule your educational group.
Reservations are not required, but are recommended. Currently, reservations cannot be made the same day of a tour. For further information on making reservations, click here.
Did You Know?
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.