The public is encouraged to visit Crazy Horse Memorial on September 6th for an action-packed day and night of activities.
Please note that the Night Blast will not be featured this year. Click to learn more!

Hours and Schedules

Open Year Round

Come Anytime or Pre-Book Your Visit:

2021 Schedule - Open Year Round

July 10 - September 6, 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 - * approximately 30 minutes after the Laser Light Show Starts

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 8 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
8:30 am - 8:00 pm*

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

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

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 7:00 pm*

Friday: After 1:30 pm until the last boarding at 7:00 pm*

Saturday and Sunday: 9 am to until the last boarding at 7:00 pm*

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Future Hours and Schedules 2021 - Open Year Round call for times not listed

Open Year Round, 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 - 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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