Who built Mount Rushmore in South Dakota?

Answer Sculptor Gutzon Borglum, who had worked on the Stone Mountain monument in Georgia, was the creator of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Work on the sculpture began in 1927. While many others, i... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Who built Mount Rushmore in South Dakota

Is mount rushmore in north dakota or south dakota?

The Black Hills of South Dakota are home to Mount Rushmore National Memorial. The park is near Redstone, South Dakota, and about 35 miles south of the Rapid City Regional Airport, according to the ... Read More »

Where is Mount Rushmore in South Dakota?

Mount Rushmore National Memorial is in the Black Hills National Forest about 35 miles southwest of Rapid City, South Dakota, in the western part of the state. Visitors should take U.S. 16 to South ... Read More »

Who is pictured on Mount Rushmore?

George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt are the four people pictured on Mount Rushmore. They were the first, third, 16th and 26th presidents of the United States... Read More »

Mount Rushmore Classroom Activities?

Mount Rushmore, originally suggested in 1923 by Doane Robinson, a South Dakota state historian, was completed by Oct. 31, 1941. This monument, sculpted into the side of the Black Hills, was created... Read More »