Keystone, South Dakota: Mount Rushmore

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Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Address:
13000 Hwy. 244, Keystone, SD
Directions:
Mount Rushmore National Memorial. I-90 exit at Rapid City. Follow US Hwy 16 southwest to Keystone and then Hwy 244 to Mount Rushmore. From the south follow Hwy 385 north to Hwy 244 to Mount Rushmore.
Hours:
Varies by season (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
605-574-2523
Admission:
Entry gate: $10 to park
RA Rates:
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Mount Rushmore

To see the monument it is free, but parking does cost money. In June 2020 we were not able to get close due to it being under construction.

[Susan, 08/21/2020]

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Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore is a must stop when in South Dakota. The monument is Americana at its best. The park staff is warm and friendly. Tip: go in the middle of the week in the morning (smaller crowds).

[Carl, 06/19/2018]
Mount Rushmore

Cost is $10.00 a car. Keep your receipt and can use it again within a year.

[Sam, 05/31/2017]
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Reptile Gardens, Rapid City, SD - 12 mi.

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