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Great Northern Carousel

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Amazing

My husband and I took our 3 year old son here and he had an absolute blast! The carasoul was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ashlei20218
via mobile
Fun for all

Has an ice cream shop also along with the carousel and a small gift shop it is beautiful and fun... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2018
tojam5
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Sparks, Nevada
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  • Average3%
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“brass ring”(14 reviews)
“ice cream”(60 reviews)
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We are currently closed for repairs and renovations. We will reopen in the Spring. Watch our Facebook page for updates on our reopening.
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989 Carousel Way, Helena, MT 59601-3396
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took our 3 year old son here and he had an absolute blast! The carasoul was absolutely beautiful, and the inside of the place was decorated so beautifully for the holiday's. The girl who ran the ride was so kind and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ashlei20218
Kathy M, Manager at Great Northern Carousel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank You for your kind words! Were so delighted you and your family enjoyed your experience. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

Has an ice cream shop also along with the carousel and a small gift shop it is beautiful and fun for all who are a kid at heart. Who doesn’t like carousels

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tojam5
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Beautiful Carousel in Helena, took the Grandkids, the Ice cream parlor was nice as well. Definitely a nice little place for a outing with the kids.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marc C
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Took the grandkids to ride the carousel and have ice cream. It’s very clean. The people who work there are very friendly. Especially kid friendly. Looking forward to visiting soon.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tia2017
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We were in the area for 2 nights and both nights stopped here for delicious ice cream and to watch the carousel. The ice cream was, rich creamy and absolutely delicious. We have been on a 28 day road trip and this ice cream topped...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GaynelD1
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We came across the carousel when it started raining. We were able to get out of the rain enjoy some ice cream and ride the carousel. It was family friendly and relaxing.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maraleerose
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We have loved the carousel for years with our kids, and now, it's our grandkids that we take there - ages 2 and 4. The youngest is nervous but wants to ride, so we have always been able to secure her in the horse and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Donnie S
Kathy M, Manager at Great Northern Carousel, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Thank you for your review and please know that we appreciate your business. In order to cover rising maintenance and the upkeep of our carousel, we have had to make some hard decisions, one of them being to charge adults accompanying young children. We are...More

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

They charge to be an attendant- ie to keep your 2 year old from falling off the horse. What is wrong with these people?!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Molly M
Reviewed July 28, 2018

A wonderful place, complete with ice cream, to take the kids for a weekend afternoon. The carousel is big and beatiful.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joe_Zeigler
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Beautiful carousel with amazing carved mounts. The old style grab the ring still carries on here. Children and adults all love to ride

Date of experience: June 2018
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