For Kids

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Become A Junior Ranger

Complete online activities to become a virtual Junior Ranger anytime or become a Junior Ranger during your visit to Mount Rushmore.

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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.

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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.


Fire Basics For Kids

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    Last updated: February 10, 2024

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