Learn About the Park

A park ranger being interviewed by local media.


Read the most recent and archived releases as well as the park newspaper.

Mount Rushmore viewed from the Presidential Trail under a clear blue sky.

Photos and Multimedia

View modern and historic images of Mount Rushmore and it's surroundings, access a virtual tour or view a current webcam.

Black and white photograph of Gutzon Borglum

History and Culture

Explore some of Mount Rushmore's stories and the people that made the memorial possible.

Old growth ponderosa pine trees near Mount Rushmore.


Learn more about the natural features found here.

A digital rendering of Mount Rushmore created using digital scan data.


Download lesson plans, bring a park ranger to your classroom or schedule a field trip.

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Kids and Youth

Find activities for younger visitors and information about the Junior Ranger program.

Wildland firefighters creating a fire line at Mount Rushmore.


Keep up with park planning, policies and statistics.

Mount Rushmore Bookstores logo.


Shop here and support a variety of park programs.

Last updated: August 22, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

13000 Highway 244
Building 31, Suite 1

Keystone, SD 57751


(605) 574-2523
Park information. Phones are answered 7 days a week. Hours are 8:00 - 5:00 October through May, 8:00 - 10:00 June through mid-August and 8:00 - 9:00 mid-August through September. All times are Mountain Time.

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