Mount Rushmore is a tremendous American achievement. It is an artfully carved testament to the American ideals of freedom, liberty, and justice. The faces of four of America’s most revered leaders, forever etched in stone, tower over South Dakota’s majestic Black Hills. It is a colossal image for an expansive country.
This History for Kids video presents the complete story of Mount Rushmore. It chronicles the memorial from its conception through its completion. It tells the story of the men who built it and the nation that has admired it ever since. Join us as we take an educational journey to one of America’s grandest monuments – Mount Rushmore.