About Horse CaveHorse 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 ToursA 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.
Things to Do American Cave Museum & Hidden River Cave
Horse Cave, KY
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