Open YEAR ROUND! Our current hours are 8 AM to 6 PM!

Hours and Schedules

Open Year Round

Come Anytime or Pre-Book Your Visit:

2021 Schedule

March 17th - May 11th, 2021

Open Year Round, Click Here for Future Dates and Times, please call for more information 605-673-4681

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
8 am - 7 pm

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 6 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
9 am - 6:00 pm*

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Gift Shop
8 am - 7 pm

Special Events Special Tours

Other Hours and Schedules

Legends in Lights Laser Show Times, Special Performance Dates, Night Blasts

Van Rides - A trip to the top of the Mountain

Van rides are available through charitable giving to Crazy Horse Memorial®. Charitable gifts are non-refundable.

Monday - Thursday: 4:30 pm until last boarding 6:00 pm*

Friday: After 1:30 pm until the last boarding at 6:00 pm*

Saturday and Sunday: 8 am to until the last boarding at 6:00 pm*

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Future Hours and Schedules 2021

Open Year Round, 2021 Dates and Times Coming Soon, please call for more information 605-673-4681

Bus to Base and Gift Shop are privately-owned Ziolkowski-family businesses licensed to operate at the Memorial with royalties paid to Crazy Horse Memorial®.

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
8 am - 8 pm

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 7 pm

Bus to Base
9 am - 7 pm*
*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Gift Shop
8 am - 8 pm

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
8 am - approximately 30 minutes after the Laser Light Show
*Volksmarches open at 6 am

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 8 pm

Bus to Base
8:30 am - the last boarding 1.5 hours before the Laser Light Show begins*
*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Gift Shop
8 am - approximately 30 minutes after the Laser Light Show

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
8 am - 8 pm

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 7 pm

Bus to Base
9 am - 7 pm*
*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Gift Shop
8 am - 8 pm

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
8 am - 6 pm

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 5 pm

Bus to Base
9 am - 5 pm*
*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Gift Shop
8 am - 6 pm

Laughing Water Restaurant

Laughing Water Restaurant

Privately-owned Ziolkowski-family business licensed to operate at the Memorial with royalties paid to Crazy Horse Memorial®.

It all started with Korczak & Ruth Ziolkowski who often had guests over for dinner here at Crazy Horse Memorial®. Today you can dine in casual elegance, at the Laughing Water Restaurant. You will be treated to a spectacular view of the mountain carving, while enjoying some of the area's best cuisine.

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