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Silver Beach Carousel

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Visited with my husband and kids, carousel was very cute and loved the Halloween decorations. Staff... read more

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Alena P
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This carousel is gorgeous. The history of the area is depicted in some of the paintings on top, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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MAKE A MEMORY ALL YEAR ROUND! The horses, the tigers, the hippocampus, the panda, the clown fish - in all, 48 unique carousel figures and two chariots - are whirling with excitement to see you. Come pick your favorite and ride beneath 1000 twinkling...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
333 Broad St, Saint Joseph, MI 49085-1083
+1 269-932-1141
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited with my husband and kids, carousel was very cute and loved the Halloween decorations. Staff was very friendly and helpful, highly recommend to stop by if in the area

Thank Alena P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This carousel is gorgeous. The history of the area is depicted in some of the paintings on top, and each of the animals are beautifully carved. During the Christmas season, they are dressed up in hats and scarves. There's lots to do in this area-...More

Thank MotherOfTwoSons
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came to this Carousel near the water park in Saint Joe, and found it awesome. A great place to have fun in special kids. Loved watched the children go around . Highly recommended.

Thank aperez2000
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

A must! Silver Beach Carousel. $3/person. Silver Beach Amusement Park Museum (Free) is in the same building. Also, check out Michigan’s largest Kaleidoscope (free) (also in the same building). Exploring Downtown Saint Joseph. Michigan. 9/1/18.

2  Thank DrSkippy
Reviewed September 8, 2018

We had to wait forty minutes to ride this carousel because of a wedding party booking which was quite difficult in the heat of the afternoon/early evening and I suggest they invest in some seating on the outside. Oldies on their pins are not so...More

Thank a2jmockler
Reviewed September 7, 2018

So much fun, anytime you ride a Carousel, it caters to the kid in us and the kids are having fun! Everyone is going around in such a good mood, laughing, smiling, eating ice cream or cotton candy, again such FUN!

Thank MzMBB
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

This carousel is a classic with exquisite details in the art work and animals. The magic of childhood is relived when the music starts and the lights sparkle. The Carousel house is one of the various activities on Silver Beach on Lake Michigan. Even if...More

1  Thank newyearsbabySt_Louis
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Silver Beach Carousel is one of our favorite places at St. Joe and the people who work there are very kind and friendly. The location is great, right next to Whirlpool fountain and Kids museum.

Thank travelwithkate2018
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing sight - like a time machine from a time gone by - kids love this older people love this - it just makes you smile ( what a carousel was supposed to do) the quality of the carousel is amazing and...More

1  Thank Joseph P
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

This carosel is indoor. It is a neat activity for any age. Beyond beautiful, nastolgic, huge. Kids love it as well as adults!

Thank Sharon B
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November 17, 2017|
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Response from casinosisters | Reviewed this property |
The carousel is closed for the rest of the year. The lighthouse is a short walk past it and has a paved walkway. You will need to eat at Silver Beach Pizza which is a working train station with the best pizza anywhere. I... More
May 29, 2017|
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Response from Frederick R | Reviewed this property |
The "area" itself is free. The carousel is $2.00 tokens that go for quite awhile! you can buy food in that little area. The beach is right there.
Barb D
June 25, 2015|
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Response from Katie W | Property representative |
Ho! Ho! Ho! It's Christmas in July at the Carousel! We're decking the House and making everything merry and bright for a week of holiday cheer! Come ride Noel the Christmas Horse. Sing along to joyful Christmas tunes. Take... More