• The Historic Entrance of Mammoth Cave

    Mammoth Cave

    National Park Kentucky

Operating Hours & Seasons

Fall 2014

August 18 - November 2, 2014
Visitor Center Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:15 p.m. Central Time


Winter 2014 - 2015

November 3, 2014 - March 13, 2015
Visitor Center Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Central Time





Did You Know?

Soda straw stalactite

Stalactites grow downward – they hang "tight" to the ceiling – while stalagmites grow upward – they "might" reach the ceiling someday. Mammoth Cave's formations include many types of calcite formations.