Founding Fathers Black Hills

Visit America’s Founding Fathers Exhibit

Stop by and visit us at America’s Founding Fathers Exhibit on your way to Mount Rushmore!

Map-bgLook for the near-replica of Philadelphia’s historic Independence Hall located just past the Reptile Gardens glass dome on Highway 16, six miles south of Rapid City.


  • Open daily through September.
  • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Exhibit tickets are $12
Tickets to shoot are $20
See the Exhibit and shoot for $30
Kids age 12 and under are free with a paid adult admission.

Season Pass:

Area residents can receive a calendar year season pass with their paid admission. Just ask for your free season pass during your visit and come back to visit as often as you like.


We’d love to have your convention group, family reunion, or scout troop visit us for an interesting and educational history experience. Contact us at 605-877-6043 or at for more information. Motor coach rates available.

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