The four faces carved into the side of Mount Rushmore are each about 60 feet tall, which is the equivalent of a six-story building. Each eye's width is about 11 feet, and the mouth...
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Location: Keystone, South Dakota
A monument's dimensions should be determined by the importance to civilization of the events commemorated. We are not here trying to carve an epic, portray a moonlight scene, or write a sonnet; neither are we dealing with mystery or tragedy...
Mount Rushmore National Memorial is a sculpture carved into the granite face of
Mount Rushmore, a granite batholith formation in the Black Hills in Keystone, ...
America's Shrine of Democracy, Mount Rushmore National Memorial features the
60-foot faces of four great American presidents who represent the birth, growth ...
Robinson contacted Gutzon Borglum, the sculptor who was working on the monument at Stone Mountain, GA. Borglum met with Robinson during 1924 and 1925. However, he continued to work on the project until his death in 1941. It was intended to house the story of Mount Rus
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Welcome to Mount Rushmore National Memorial. There is more than gold in the
Black Hills of South Dakota. Above dense forests and pristine streams, the ...
Find out more about the history of Mount Rushmore, including videos, interesting
articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...
Mt Rushmore is the shrine of democracy and located in the Black Hills of SD!
The road to Mount Rushmore National Memorial starts in Rapid City, SD. Getting
to the mountain from Rapid City is easy—you just follow Mount Rushmore ...
Mount Rushmore National Memorial is a large-scale mountain sculpture by artist
Gutzon Borglum. The figures of America's most prominent U.S. ...