I first saw this monument 62 years ago. It never fails to choke me up when I see it. If you do nothing else while you are in the Blackhills, make sure you see this.
About Mount Rushmore National Memorial
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Absolutely breathtaking. Cannot begin to express how this impressed me. Went back to see the lighting at night, and with a storm approaching, it was not the best experience. Truly felt the daytime view is better.
We timed our road trip to be here for the 4th. We knew they didn't do fireworks anymore, but we heard a lot of people talking that didn't know that information. We had already talked to the park rangers at Badlands NP who told us...More
The Mt. Rushmore visitors centre is worth every penny of the $10 parking fee, which, incidentally, is valid for a full 12 months. After paying this fee, there are no other charges unless you make a purchase - so different to what I'm used to,...More
What surprised me most about this monument is how clear the view of it is from the road leading in and out of the place. It was fairly crowded when we arrived at 10:00 AM. There are trails with many stairs that offer interesting perspectives...More
Visit it both daytime and night time. You can spend about 3 or 4 hours during the daytime visit. The night time visit about an hour. They light it up around 9 pm and have a short program. Hard to believe 90% of it was...More
Have always wanted to see this American icon. Being from MA and now VA have never traveled to this part of our great country. It was truly worth the visit. Getting to Mt Rushmore is a hoot. Iron Mountain Rd is a series of winding,...More