August 04, 2015
Time Change for Evening Lighting Ceremony - August 9, 2015
Beginning Sunday August 9, 2015, the Evening Lighting Ceremony at Mount Rushmore will transition to an earlier start time of 8:00 PM.
September 26, 2014
Evening illumination of the sculpture at Mount Rushmore is about to change.
September 11, 2014
Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the National Anthem
September 14, 2014 will mark the 200th anniversary of the poem “The Defense of Fort McHenry” written by Francis Scott Key. This poem would eventually become our National Anthem.
August 06, 2014
Time Change for Evening Lighting Ceremony
Superintendent Cheryl A. Schreier has announced a change in the hours of operation at Mount Rushmore National Memorial.
June 12, 2014
Mount Rushmore National Memorial Announces Flag Day Celebration
Superintendent Cheryl A. Schreier has announced the celebration of Flag Day for Mount Rushmore National Memorial.
May 16, 2014
Mount Rushmore National Memorial Announces Summer Hours
Superintendent Cheryl Schreier has announced the summer schedule for Mount Rushmore National Memorial.
March 28, 2014
Visitor Study Workshop Held
Cheryl Schreier, Superintendent of Mount Rushmore National Memorial, is releasing the data from a recent visitor study conducted in summer 2013.
March 03, 2014
Tourism to Badlands and Black Hills National Park Sites Creates $229.7 Million in Economic Benefit
A new National Park Service report shows that 3,782,890 visitors to National Park sites in South Dakota in 2012 spent $229.7 million within the local area. That spending supported 3,549 jobs.
February 26, 2014
Mount Rushmore Prescribed Burn Reducing Slash Piles
Mount Rushmore National Memorial will implement a prescribed burn to reduce accumulated slash piles in support of the park’s fire management plan.
January 20, 2010
Action Plan to Manage Pine Beetle
Mount Rushmore to Develop Action Plan to Manage Pine Beetle Infestation.