In the Park

The Carvers' Café, the only dining facility in the park, serves a variety of foods. This restaurant is operated by Xanterra Travel Collection. They can be reached at (605) 574-2515.

Outside the Park

Many more restaurants are available in nearby communities. South Dakota Tourism and Black Hills and Badlands Tourism Association offer information about many of the options. The community chambers of commerce listed below can also help you find restaurants:

Keystone, South Dakota, Chamber of Commerce (3 miles from Mount Rushmore)

Hill City, South Dakota, Chamber of Commerce (approximately 13 miles from Mount Rushmore)

Custer, South Dakota, Chamber of Commerce (20 miles from Mount Rushmore)

Rapid City, South Dakota, Convention and Visitors Bureau (24 miles from Mount Rushmore)

Last updated: March 4, 2020

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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