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Gutzon Borglum Historical Center
Ranked #8 of 15 things to do in Keystone
Certificate of Excellence
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Wheelchair access
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Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Wheelchair access
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This center has a self guided audio tour. You can go at your own pace. The people running it are very friendly and helpful

2  Thank moondude46
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

GUTZON, I thank you. To appreciate what and how of working in granite, you must tour this place. The geometry involved and the fine detail and documentation were crucial to the completion to our country's greatest home made monument. The risks that were accepted as part of their job by these workers is amazing. Spend an hour and educate yourself.

1  Thank Bobby B
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I am so glad we did this first!! It really taught me all I needed to know and more about the sculptor of Mt Rushmore. Although it isn't as interactive as what people are used to in modern museums, it definitely serves its purpose for what I wanted to learn. Definitely must do.

Thank Nannette S
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

If you get a chance, visit this unique museum with loads of stories about the sculptor responsible for Mt. Rushmore. The story of this great man and his family merits your visit.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We were very glad we saw this and visited before going to Rushmore. The center has a lot of information on the sculptor and the project that you wouldn't get at the memorial itself.

Thank JoW169
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