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My wife and I would like to visit Mt. Rushmore at the end of Dec. Will it be closed? What accomodations are available in the winter?
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial, South Dakota, Cross-country Skiing, Astronomy/Stargazing, Food/Dining, Ice Skating, Snowshoeing, Lodging, Park Passes and Fees
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The visitor facilities at Mount Rushmore National Memorial are open all year, seven days a week, with the exception of December 25th. For operating hours visit

No camping, lodging or overnight rv facilities are available within Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

Visit the following links for visitor services information such as camping, dining and lodging available in the Black Hills of South Dakota:

South Dakota State Department of Tourism

Rapid City Convention & Visitors Bureau

Keystone Chamber of Commerce

Custer Chamber of Commerce

Hill City Chamber of Commerce

Black Hills National Forest

South Dakota State Parks

7 years ago