• The Historic Entrance of Mammoth Cave

    Mammoth Cave

    National Park Kentucky

Pets

Dog on leash

Pets must be on a leash at all times at Mammoth Cave National Park. No pets are permitted in any cave with the exception of designated service animals. Pets are not permitted in guest rooms at the Mammoth Cave Hotel, Sunset Point Lodge, or the Hotel Cottages; pets are permitted in the Woodland Cottages. Designated service animals are permitted in guest rooms. The hotel maintains a kennel; call or email for availability.

(270)758-2225

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.