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Great Northern Carousel

989 Carousel Way, Helena, MT 59601-3396
+1 406-457-5353
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Super nostalgic fun for cheap!

The carousel is colorful and completely covered from rain, etc. There is a snack bar and plenty of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joanne G
via mobile
Fun, fun, fun!

This carousel is located in an ice cream shop only steps away from the Great Northern Premier Hotel... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AZteacher85203
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Mesa, Arizona
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brass ring” (14 reviews)
“free ride” (14 reviews)
“ice cream” (53 reviews)
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989 Carousel Way, Helena, MT 59601-3396
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+1 406-457-5353
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"brass ring"
in 14 reviews
"free ride"
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"ice cream"
in 53 reviews
"per ride"
in 4 reviews
"great place for kids"
in 5 reviews
"my kids love"
in 3 reviews
"native animals"
in 2 reviews
"favorite animal"
in 2 reviews
"old fashioned"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful horses"
in 3 reviews
"right next door"
in 3 reviews
"fun family"
in 3 reviews
"whole family"
in 6 reviews
"great treat"
in 2 reviews
"rabbit"
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"trout"
in 7 reviews
"children and adults"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The carousel is colorful and completely covered from rain, etc. There is a snack bar and plenty of spaces for a famil fun time. The cost is a buck or two? And the ice cream is yummy. Well worth the trip.

Thank Joanne G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This carousel is located in an ice cream shop only steps away from the Great Northern Premier Hotel and is a jewel. It's a bit pricey to ride, but I think it's worth it. There are the traditional carousel horses, but also otters, rabbits and...More

Thank AZteacher85203
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Reviewed April 7, 2018

This is a great go to spot, the grand-kids love it every time we go. Right by Exploration Works and the walking mall so many things to do.

Thank Pam_Dennis_2012
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Good place to spend an hour or so. Our 3 year old loved the carousel. Good selection of ice cream and lots of seating

Thank tonichadviolet
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

My granddaughter had her first carousel ride at 7 months on this carousel. She was so sweet riding a frog. Grandma rode a rabbit. My granddaughter was intrigued by the lighting and music. Since she lives in Helena I am sure she will have many...More

Thank wmillerjr
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Kathy M, Manager at Great Northern Carousel, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

We are so pleased that she enjoyed the ride! We look forward to seeing all of you in the future.

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Reviewed February 21, 2018

Nice carousel, you can ride a buffalo, trout or other animal native to Montana. Very affordable and they have ice cream.

Thank d0nyat2018
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Kathy M, Manager at Great Northern Carousel, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We love having traditional horses on our Carousel and the array of wildlife from right here in Montana. We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit!

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Reviewed November 27, 2017

we are seniors but absolutely loved this. really beautiful carousel - the nicest i have ever seen. housed in a big glass dome with ice cream parlour next to it

Thank Chrissie M
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

The punch ticket is the way to go, because they want to go back for more. They love to ride a different animal each time. The staff is friendly, and you can get ice cream there too.

Thank S S
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

This indoor carousel was very nice for children and adults riding with their children. The animals were not the usual horses, but fish, bears, rams, etc.

Thank 480andrea
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Kathy M, Manager at Great Northern Carousel, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Thank you so much for your review! So happy to hear that you had a great experience!

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Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyable for the whole family. Great ice cream and hotdogs. They also offer birthdays !my kids love it every time. The rides could be cheaper but what can you do

Thank Tessa T
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Kathy M, Manager at Great Northern Carousel, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

So glad to hear that you had a wonderful time! Hope you come back again soon!

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