New CEO Announced - click here for more information. Laser Light Show starts at 8:30 pm. The Memorial is open 8:00 am to 9:00 pm. We close 1/2 hour after the Laser Light Show starts.

Hours and Schedules

Open Year Round

Come Anytime or Pre-Book Your Visit:

2022 Schedule - Open Year Round

Hours from August 13 -September 9.  Hours change on September 10th.

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 - 9:00 pm* - We close 1/2 hour after Laser Light Show starts.

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 8:00 pm

Bus to Base - A closer look of the Mountain from the base
8:30 am - 7:00 pm**

**Weather and road conditions permitting.

Gift Shop
8 am -  9:00 pm

Special Events Special Tours

Other Hours and Schedules

Legends in Lights Laser Show Times, Special Performance Dates

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: start 4:30 pm until the last boarding 7:00 pm*

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

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

 

*Weather and road conditions permitting.

Future Hours and Schedules 2022 - Open Year Round call for dates 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®.

*The Complex Close Approximately 30 Minutes after the Laser Light Show

Welcome Center and The Museums of the Memorial
8 am - 8:30 pm*

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 7 pm 

Bus to Base
8:30 am - 6:30 pm**
**Weather and road conditions permitting.

Gift Shop
8 am - 8:30 pm*

*The Complex Close 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
8:30 am - 6 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
8:30 am - 5 pm**
**Weather and road conditions permitting.

Gift Shop
8 am - 6 pm*

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

Educational and Cultural Center
9 am - 5 pm 

Bus to Base
8:30 am - 4 pm**
**Weather and road conditions permitting.

Gift Shop
8 am - 5 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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