Hours and Schedules

2019-20 Schedule

The Day After Native Americans’ Day 2019 through Native Americans’ Day 2020.

Native Performers and Storytellers in Season May 23, 2020, through September 30, 2020, at 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, 4:30 pm and select national performances throughout the season.

See Special Events for other exciting experiences.

January 1st - March 10th 2020

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
8 am - 5 pm

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 4 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
9 am - 4 pm*

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Gift Shop
8 am - 5 pm

Other Hours and Schedules

Legends in Lights Laser Show TimesSpecial EventsSpecial Tours

Van Rides - A trip to the top of the Mountain

Van rides are available through charitable giving to Crazy Horse Memorial®.

Monday - Friday
4:30 pm - 5 pm*

Saturday and Sunday
Van rides available during operating hours*

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

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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Future Hours and Schedules

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 - 4 pm

Educational and Cultural Center
9:30 am - 3 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
Available during operating hours*

Gift Shop
8 am - 4 pm

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
8 am - 5 pm

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 4 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
9 am - 4 pm*

Gift Shop
8 am - 5 pm

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

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 pm*

Gift Shop
8 am - 7 pm

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

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

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 7 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
9 am - 7 pm*

Gift Shop
7 am - 8 pm

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
7 am - 1/2 hour after the Laser Light Show

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 8 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
8:30 am - 1 and 1/2 hour before the Laser Light Show Begins*

Gift Shop
7 am - 1/2 hour after the Laser Light Show Begins

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

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
8:30 am - 5:30 pm*

Gift Shop
8 am - 7 pm

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

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

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 5 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
9 am - last boarding at 5 pm*

Gift Shop
8 am - 6 pm

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
8 am - 5 pm

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 4 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
9 am - 4 pm*

Gift Shop
8 am - 5 pm

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
8 am - 4 pm

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 3 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
9 am - last boarding at 3 pm*

Gift Shop
8 am - 4 pm

*Weather and road conditions permitting.