The Monument

The Monument
444 Mt. Rushmore Rd., North
Rapid City, SD 57701
Telephone: (605) 394-4115

The Monument, formerly known as the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center, is Rapid City's premier full-service convention, exhibition, multi-sport and performance complex. Located in the heart of downtown Rapid City, The Monument serves as a hub for visitors who want to explore the historic city center or browse the many shops and museums. There are numerous hotels and restaurants in the city that cater to a wide variety of tastes and budgets.

The Monument offers multi-purpose arenas, a Fine Arts Theater and two large convention/exhibit halls, all under one roof. These are supported by complete kitchen facilities and numerous other meeting rooms, as well as over 4,000 parking spaces adjacent to the complex. When it comes to planning a convention, The Monument is the best choice. With nearly 250,000 square feet of convention, banquet and meeting room space and over a dozen different sized rooms, not only will you find that it is the perfect meeting facility, but our staff can also provide you with many special services.


Quick Notes

  • 10,000 Seat Arena
  • 7,500 Seat Ice Arena
  • 1,752 Seat Theatre
  • Nearly 250,000 sq. ft. of Exhibit and Meeting Space
  • 4,000 Free Parking Spaces
  • Complete Support Facilities for Food Services, 
    Staging, Sound, Lighting and All Necessities to 
    Make Your Meeting a Success


Meeting Room Capacities

Barnett Arena204'x118'10,0001,0001,00058'
Barnett Arena - Red Room31'x40'5025489'6"
Barnett Arena - Red Room19'x47'4028489'6"
Barnett Arena - Gold Room37'x49'10084729'6'
Ice Arena230'x120'7,450  50'
Theatre 1,752   
Rushmore Hall127'x318'4,7002,1001,60020'
Rushmore North108'x127'1,20060054020'
Rushmore A-D (each)54'x127'50026026020'
LaCroix Hall    106'144'1,20070070020'
LaCroix A59'x71'40022016020'
LaCroix B    47'x71'35016014820'
LaCroix C59'x71'40022016020'
LaCroix D47'x72'35016014820'
Rushmore E&H (each)53'x124'42023223211'6"
Rushmore F&G (each)52'x105'36020020011'6"
Room 101 & 102 (each)24'x36'5032489'6"
Room 20528'x30'502848slanted
Room 20628'x28'502448slanted

Quick Notes

  • 2 multi-purpose arenas with seating for up to 10,000
  • Theatre seats 1,746
  • Approx. 160,000 sq. ft. of sporting/event space
  • Supports food service
  • Equipped for staging, sound & lights



  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Wrestling
  • Volleyball
  • Equestrian & Rodeo
  • Boxing & Martial
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey
  • Archery
  • Arm Wrestling
  • Billiards
  • Cheerleading
  • Climbing
  • Fencing
  • Figure Skating
  • Fitness & Weightlifting
  • Football
  • Motorsports
  • Multi-Sports
  • Rifle
  • Roller Skating
  • Shooting
  • Soccer
  • Trampoline & Tumbling