Join Us by becoming a Member of the Mount Rushmore Society

Watch our Mount Rushmore Society video to find out why you should partner with us!

Become a member of the Mount Rushmore Society and support the following projects:

    • Continual research and planning for a backcountry trail around Mount Rushmore and the Connector Trail between Mount Rushmore and the Mickelson Trail.
    • Event planning for special events such as the annual Naturalization Ceremony.
    • Visitor Center staff support at the park.
    • Flags for the Avenue of Flags.
    • Sculptor-in-residence program which provides an artist throughout the summer to demonstrate sculpting techniques.
    • Musical/cultural demonstrations.
    • Funding for the Lakota, Nakota and Dakota Heritage Village.
    • Junior Ranger badges and booklets for over 20,000 children per year.
    • School bus scholarships, which allow school children from varied backgrounds to attend park programs free of charge.
    • The annual Independence Day Celebration.
    • and MORE!

Select one of the following membership levels to support Mount Rushmore National Memorial and receive discounts on merchandise purchased at our bookstores located in the Information Center, Visitor Center and the Sculptor's Studio. When flying out of Rapid City Regional Airport, you can also shop Mount Rushmore Memories Airport Store. You receive the same discounts on our website. Many other cooperating associations offer reciprocal discounts at other national park sites.

Member Levels

$30 Individual Membership
15% discount on bookstore, website and Mount Rushmore Memories Airport Store purchases
10% discount on purchases in the gift shop operated by Xanterra Parks & Resorts
Discounts at other participating associations
Quarterly newsletters and invitations to certain events

$50 Family Membership
Receive all benefits listed above, plus two audio tours. Annual.

$100 Supporting Membership
Receive all benefits listed above, plus a parking pass for the NEXT calendar year. Eligible for Lifetime Membership after five consecutive years. Annual.

$500 Lifetime Membership
Receive 15% off bookstore and Mount Rushmore Memories Airport Store purchases, 10% off purchases in the Gift Shop, reciprocal discounts at cooperating associations in other parks, quarterly newsletters, voting rights and invitations to all organizational events for life. Also receive a one-time coupon for two audio tours and a one-time parking pass for the NEXT calendar year.

$700 Couple's Lifetime Membership
Shares all benefits listed above for a couple.

$1500 Corporate Membership
Receive all benefits listed above for one designated member of the corporation, plus a framed certificate and logo designation, business link on our website and advertisement opportunities. Annual.

Click here to become a member or to renew your membership.