For Kids

Image of the Junior Ranger logo with a ranger hat in the middle.

Become A Junior Ranger

During your visit to Mount Rushmore you can become a Junior Ranger!

Image of the United States Capitol looking down Pennsylvania Avenue.

Know Your Government

Learn more about the United States government and each of our presidents.

Gutzon Borglum and Lincoln Borglum in the tram car in front of the Jefferson face.

How Big Are The Heads?

Find out how tall the faces on Mount Rushmore are.

Mount Rushmore bathed in warm sunlight surrounded by ponderosa pine trees.

Student Guide

Learn more about how Mount Rushmore was created and about the surrounding landscape, plants and wildlife.

Photo of the earth from space.

Going Green For Kids

Learn more about taking care of our planet.

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National Park Service Kids Page

Have fun while you explore and learn about more of your national parks.

Last updated: November 7, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

13000 Highway 244
Building 31, Suite 1

Keystone, SD 57751

Phone:

(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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