Plan your Mammoth Cave experience
Join us for a ranger-led program on the surface.
Description of Accessible Cave Tours, Ranger Walks & Talks, and Self-Guided Adventures
Entry to Mammoth Cave National Park and its surface features is free of charge. There is, however, a charge to tour the cave, stay in campgrounds, or reserve picnic shelters.
Visitor Center Ticket Counter is open 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Learn more about Fees & Passes.
Fees & Passes
Entrance to the park is free, learn about fees for tours, camping, and more.
Permits & Reservations
Reserve a campground, cave tour, or apply for a special use permit.
Laws & Policies
You are responsible to know the rules and regulations of the national park prior to your visit.
Plan ahead for your trip to the park.
Upcoming forecasts and what to expect of the weather to help plan ahead for your camping, kayaking, and hiking adventures.
Pets in the Park
Tips for a great visit with your pet.
Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.
Find Goods & Services
More information on food, shopping, and other amenities.
Report A Lost Item
Fill out an online form to report your lost item.
See the latest news releases from park.
Last updated: May 20, 2022