Crazy Horse Memorial has progressed through a great many changes and stages of transformation since the June 3rd, 1948, dedication of the one-of-a-kind educational and humanitarian project. What began as a dream, turned into a friendship sealed with promise, and continues to unfold as a story unlike any other, has now entered its fourth era [...]
Crazy Horse Memorial would like to congratulate ticket winner #763 for the Commemorative Model 94 rifle.
Crazy Horse Memorial would like to congratulate ticket winner #763 for the Commemorative Model 94 rifle. The drawing was held October 20, 2014. For more information please call the Memorial at 605-673-4681.
The decade between 2003 and 2013 was one of advancement on the dream of Crazy Horse Memorial – specifically on the three major goals of the Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation, which include the mountain carving, the museum, and the university/medical training center. In addition, during this time, notoriety of and support for the project continued [...]
Opened in 2000, some fifty-two years after the original dedication of Crazy Horse Memorial, the 40,000 square foot Crazy Horse Memorial Welcome Center, which was designed and built to maintain the architectural integrity of the original museum building, became the main entrance to the visitor’s complex. Today, the Welcome Center, a beautiful structure constructed of [...]
CELEBRATION OF NATIVE AMERICANS’ DAY AT CRAZY HORSE MEMORIAL TO INCLUDE A SPECIAL PROGRAM FEATURING THE SOUTH DAKOTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Crazy Horse, SD – “We can’t turn back the clock. We can only turn to the future together. What we can do as leaders, both Native American and white, is teach others that we can change attitudes.” These were the words of South Dakota Governor George S. Mickelson at the very first Native Americans’ Day, [...]
Crazy Horse, SD-Crazy Horse Memorial has received the Great Service and Mickelson Star Service Designation for 2015. This is the third year in a row that the Crazy Horse team has received this designation for outstanding visitor service from the South Dakota Department of Tourism. Crazy Horse Memorial has met the requirements for designation as a [...]
The years between 1999 and 2002 saw progress in two main areas of the Crazy Horse Memorial project – the carving and the visitor’s center. This period of progress also brought about a public rededication by the Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation to the original mission and goals of the 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. In 1999, [...]
OVER THREE THOUSAND PEOPLE HIKE TO THE ARM OF CRAZY HORSE FOR THE 2ND ANNUAL AUTUMN VOLKSMARCH Crazy Horse, SD-The fog lifted Sunday morning to allow 3,060 people to hike to the arm of the Crazy Horse Memorial and meet Crazy Horse face to face. But, the weather didn’t cooperate today, the second day of [...]
Join Crazy Horse Memorial for the 2nd annual Autumn Volksmarch September 28 and 29, 2014. Meet Crazy Horse face-to-face after the 6.2 mile journey round trip. Visit http://crazyhorsememorial.org/special-events/ or for more information or call the Memorial at 605-673-4681.
NIGHT BLAST AT CRAZY HORSE MEMORIAL Crazy Horse, SD-The public will have the opportunity to join Crazy Horse Memorial for the observance of dual anniversaries; the 1877 death of Lakota leader Crazy Horse and the commemoration of the 106th birth date of sculptor Korczak Ziolkowski with a night blast on September 6, 2014. There [...]