Operating Hours and Seasons

The visitor facilities at Mount Rushmore National Memorial are open all year, seven days a week, with the exception of December 25th. On December 25th, weather permitting, the parking structure and grounds remain open, but all buildings are closed.

Current hours are:

Parking structure and memorial grounds: 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Information Center and Lincoln Borglum Visitor Center: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Sculptor's Studio: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Carvers' Marketplace: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Gift Shop: 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Mount Rushmore illumination: 8:30 to 11:00 p.m.


All times listed are Mountain Time.
 
 

Operating Hours for other facilities:

Lakota, Nakota and Dakota Heritage Village

August 7, 2017 - early June, 2018 Closed for the season



Audio Tour Building

May 26 - September 30, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
October 1, 2017 - mid May, 2018 rentals available inside Information Center bookstore

Gift Shop

August 13 - September 30, 2017 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
October 1, 2017 - March, 2018 Open daily at 8:00 a.m., closing times to be determined.

Carvers' Marketplace

August 13 - September 30, 2017 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
October 1, 2017 - March, 2018 Open daily at 8:00 a.m., closing times to be determined.

Ice Cream

August 13 - September 30, 2017 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
October 1, 2017 - March, 2018 available in Carvers' Marketplace

Last updated: August 13, 2017

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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