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Great Northern Carousel

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Address: 924 Bicentennial Plaza, Helena, MT 59624
Phone Number: 406 457 5353
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11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Loads of fun for the Kids

Our boy has been fascinated with carousel's since a baby. He was so excited when he we came through the square and he saw the carousel. We spent almost 2 hours there so he could... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Baxley, Georgia
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Baxley, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Our boy has been fascinated with carousel's since a baby. He was so excited when he we came through the square and he saw the carousel. We spent almost 2 hours there so he could ride and through the rings into the net. He only took a break to eat ice cream or have a drink. It was nice to... More 

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Bozeman, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

I went there as a date "night" with my boyfriend! We had Waffle cones then rode the Carousel and it was just soo much fun! I would recommend this place to EVERYONE.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I'm an adult and I rode the carousel twice and loved it both times! The carousel animals are hand-carved and are all animals that are native to the area. I loved that they had the old-fashioned rings that you can grab as you go around on the carousel and the person who gets the brass ring gets a free ride.... More 

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Helena, Montana, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Great area in the back to have parties. Kids can ride the carousel and adults can watch while still enjoying their party. They also sell delicious ice cream

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

The Great Northern Carousel claims to be the best in the nation; maybe even the world. We know this is not true. They don't provide any history on the ride at all. In addition, the ice cream is the same as ice cream in any other ice cream shop. It's nothing special. What makes the place unique is the town... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Very fun family oriented carousel and their ice cream is fantastic. The prices are fantastic. Highly recomended for families.

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Helena, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great place for birthday parties and they have a birthday package. My first visit and enjoyed it.A huge selection of excellent Ice Cream. Good for kids birthday parties, I was there for my grandchild.

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Montana City, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Lots of different animals to ride from Buffalo, river otters, bears, wolves, and of course beautiful horses. Fun atmosphere and the ice cream is great - good place for kid parties.

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Billings, Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

Great fun for my niece and nephew. They loved trying for the brass ring and selecting a different mount for each ride. Inexpensive treat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

What's not to like about this place? Ice cream and a carousel. On a cold winter day, when you can't be outside, it's a nice diversion.

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Additional Information about Great Northern Carousel

Address: Address: 924 Bicentennial Plaza, Helena, MT 59624
Phone Number: 406 457 5353
Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Helena
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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