James Monroe


631 main street
Rapid City, SD  57701

44.081269, -103.228733

Fifth President of the United States


Location: Corner of 7th St. & Main St.

Sculptor: Lee Leuning and Sherri Treeby


  • He is believed to have started the politician’s custom of kissing babies to charm his constituents
  • He was the last president from the Founding Fathers
  • He was the first U.S. president to have his ceremony outside and give his inaugural address to the public