• Mount Rushmore, Washington, Jefferson, T. Roosevelt, Lincoln framed by ponderosa pine trees under a bright blue sky.

    Mount Rushmore

    National Memorial South Dakota


Use the links below or to the left under "News" to keep up with current happenings at Mount Rushmore.

To view the most recent news, visit 2014 News Releases.

Archived news releases from previous years are available here...

View or download the park newspaper.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Over 90% of Mount Rushmore was carved using dynamite. Dynamite blasts removed approximately 450,000 tons of rock from the mountain.