Most People Have No Idea There’s A Hidden Room Behind Mount Rushmore In South Dakota
Mount Rushmore is an iconic site which, even if you haven’t seen in-person, is immediately recognizable. Each year, hundreds of thousands of visitors make the journey to South Dakota to marvel at this vision of America. But despite this almost incessant attention, few people realize that behind the massive Presidential carvings is a hidden room. Here’s more on how this national secret that’s been hiding in plain view:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
For more information about the building of this secret room, watch the short video below:
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A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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