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Horse Cave was named for the large cavern around which the town grew; the term “horse” was a colloquialism meaning “large.” An underground river in the cavern was used to generate electricity in the late 1800s.

Self-guiding tours
A brochure featuring a walking tour of the historic buildings in Horse Cave's commercial district is available at the American Cave Museum and at businesses throughout town.
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Current Location: Horse Cave, Kentucky
Holiday Inn Express Horse Cave
750 Flint Ridge Rd. Horse Cave, KY 42749
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