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Gutzon Borglum Historical Center

342 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2036
+1 800-888-4369
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A must do in keystone

I am so glad we did this first!! It really taught me all I needed to know and more about the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nannette S
via mobile
A tribute to the master sculptor

If you get a chance, visit this unique museum with loads of stories about the sculptor responsible... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joseph M
Tiffin, Ohio
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342 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751-2036
+1 800-888-4369

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am so glad we did this first!! It really taught me all I needed to know and more about the sculptor of Mt Rushmore. Although it isn't as interactive as what people are used to in modern museums, it definitely serves its purpose for...More

Thank Nannette S
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you get a chance, visit this unique museum with loads of stories about the sculptor responsible for Mt. Rushmore. The story of this great man and his family merits your visit.

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very glad we saw this and visited before going to Rushmore. The center has a lot of information on the sculptor and the project that you wouldn't get at the memorial itself.

Thank JoW169
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You learn a lot of interesting facts here and see lots of pictures and artifacts from when it was being built

Thank gmaof2boys
Reviewed 14 August 2017

You must go here before visiting the Mt. Rushmore memorial. Learning all the history of Borglum and how the memorial came to pass is amazing and will make you appreciate the hard work and dedication that it took build the memorial.

Thank Dean P
Reviewed 7 August 2017

You'll be in awe learning about Gutzon Borglum, he was a very talented individual so much more than the man who carved Mt Rushmore. The audio tour is detailed, items in the collection reveal the multitude of his talents. Great for families, interesting movie at...More

Thank mike p
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We decided to visit the museum prior to visiting Mount Rushmore to get some background information on the sculptures which as British Visitors we realised we knew nothing about! We were very pleased that we did as the Museum is very pleasant and has some...More

Thank JohnfaeHuntly
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We visited this museum AFTER seeing the monument and this really solidified what Borglund was like and gave me an even greater impression of him; the man. The museum is arranged very well and you follow through with a hand held tape and earphones.Then there...More

Thank larkenRidgefield_CT
Reviewed 30 July 2017

It was nice to hear the story behind Mt Rushmore. You are given headsets for the tour since it is a talking tour.

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The museum gave a great history of the man who made Mount Rushmore possible. The appreciation of this museum is best felt after visit to Mount Rushmore.

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