Learn more about this business on Yelp.
“beneath Mt Rushmore's watchful gaze”
Beneath the watchful gaze of Mount Rushmore in the beautiful Black Hills sits the National Presidential Wax Museum. Visitors gain insight into our nation’s democracy through life-size, life-like wax figures depicting our country’s most shaping experiences in dramatically historical settings. Join the framers of the American constitution as they gather to sign the Declaration of Independence, experience the beginning of the Cold War with President Franklin Roosevelt at Yalta. Observe the famous wax sculpture of President John F. Kennedy and his son John Jr. come to life, and witness the unveiling of the dramatic visit to “Ground Zero” by President George W. Bush after 9/11. Recapture the spirit of patriotism as you witness the evolution of American democracy represented by all 44 presidents.
Seeing a wax figure of a current sitting president, as well as, those of many past presidents dating back several years was a pretty unique experience. Wax figures of Presidents Biden, Obama,... Read more
This museum is in a "tourist trap" town but it's pretty solid. There is ample parking and we even found space for our two dogs to run around out back. The museum starts in a kitschy gift shop... Read more
Immersive and fun for all ages! I brought two of my kiddos (ages 4 and 10) and they did not want to leave! The prices were fair and affordable. The opportunity to stand at the press room podium... Read more
National Presidential Wax Museum
- Sun - Sat: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Credit Cards Accepted