MOUNT RUSHMORE NATIONAL MEMORIAL - Superintendent Gerard Baker has announced the fall schedule for Mount Rushmore National Memorial will take effect August 15.
Beginning August 15, 2007, the Memorial's Lincoln Borglum Museum and Information Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily with the evening lighting ceremony presented at 8:00 p.m. The historic Sculptor's Studio will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily. The Ranger Walks, Studio presentations and children's programs also will be held throughout the day.
Many other special events are planned for the fall. For more information visit our Web site at www.nps.gov/moru or call our Visitor Center at (605) 574-3165.
The hours for Xanterra Dining Room and Gift Shop will be as follows: Gift Shop - 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Carver's Cafe - 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.; Ice Cream and Fudge - 11:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.