The Mammoth Cave area offers dozens of attractions, plentiful accommodations, and ample dining opportunities. For more information about things to see and do near the national park, select from the following links:
Did You Know?
In 1841, cave owner Dr. John Croghan believed the cave air might cure his patients suffering from tuberculosis. He brought 16 patients into Mammoth Cave that winter and housed them in stone and wood huts. After some perished, they left the cave, for of course the cave air offered no cure.