The Upper Gallery is currently closed for renovations.
These renovations will improve preservation of artifacts and enhance the visitor experience. The Lower Gallery has been reopened, its exhibits are methodically being returned. Period room tours are offered at the regularly scheduled times.
The 'Mount Rushmore Mascots' visit Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace!
Read about a special visit from some very familiar representatives of the State of South Dakota and learn why they stopped by!
Restoration Efforts at Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace
Learn more about what is being done to protect and preserve the boyhood home of our 26th president.
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Did You Know?
Rumor has it that on October 21, 1907 Theodore Roosevelt visited Andrew Jackson's estate and was served a cup of Maxwell House coffee. He remarked that the coffee was, "Good to the last drop." Although his quote wasn't officially documented, the coffee company claimed the story was true for years.