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.

Overnight parking is not permitted within the boundaries of Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

Current hours are:

Parking structure and memorial grounds: 5:00 am to 11:00 pm

Information Center: 8:00 am to 10:00 pm

Lincoln Borglum Visitor Center: 8:00 am to 10:00 pm

Sculpture Illumination: 9:30 pm to 11:00 pm

Gift Shop: 8:00 am to 10:30 pm

Carvers' Café: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm

Ice Cream Shop: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm


All times listed are mountain time.
 
 

Operating Hours for other facilities:

Self-Guided Tour Building

May 27 - September 30, 2022

8:30 am to 4:30 pm

October 1, 2022 - late May, 2023

available inside Information Center
8:00 am to 2:30 pm

Gift Shop

May 26 - August 13, 2022

8:00 am to 10:30 pm

August 14 - September 30, 2022

8:00 am to 9:30 pm

October 1 - 19, 2022

8:00 am to 8:00 pm

October 20 - November 5, 2022

8:00 am to 7:30 pm

November 6, 2022 - early March, 2023

8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Carvers' Café

May 10 - September 30, 2022

8:00 am to 8:00 pm

October 1 - 19, 2022

8:00 am to 6:00 pm

October 20 - November 5, 2022

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

November 6, 2022 - early March, 2023

8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Ice Cream

May 10 - September 30, 2022

11:00 am to 9:00 pm

October 1, 2022 - May, 2023

Available in the Carvers' Café


Last updated: June 26, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

13000 Highway 244
Building 31, Suite 1

Keystone , SD 57751

Phone:

605 574-2523
Park information. Phones are answered from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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