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Mount Rushmore
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Mount Rushmore
Location: Pennington County, South Dakota, United States
Area: 1,278.45 acres (2.00 sq mi; 5.17 km2)
Nearest city Keystone, South Dakota
Established March 3, 1925

Mount Rushmore is a mountain in the United States of America where a colossal monument with giant heads of former Presidents of the United States is carved into the rock of the mountain. The heads are of Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, and George Washington. It's a Patriotic symbol for the people of the United States and also attracts 2 Million tourists a year. Mount Rushmore is part of the Black Hills which are sacred for the Lakota Native Americans and the Native Americans feel bad about it because the United States government broke treaties concerning the Black Hills.

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