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Best Carousel Ever!

Fast, fun, beautiful and right on the bank of the river next to an awesome playground. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Keith L
Missoula, Montana
A step back in time!

So much fun for the whole family! This immaculately kept carousel was built by and maintained by... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Missoula, Montana
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This beautiful carousel, completed in 1995, was the brainchild and vision of a local Missoula cabinet-maker, who carved much of the structure himself and also trained an enthusiastic team of volunteers to assist in the project.
101 Carousel Dr, Missoula, MT 59802-4313
+1 406-549-8382
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fast, fun, beautiful and right on the bank of the river next to an awesome playground. A must-stop-and-do if you have kids under 10.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Keith L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much fun for the whole family! This immaculately kept carousel was built by and maintained by volunteers in this amazing community.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank S A
Reviewed December 18, 2018

Stopped by here with our son and grand-daughter and enjoyed the ride and the attraction. This carousel is a beautifully constructed ride and the people running the ride do a great job.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve E
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I took our 2 young children this past weekend and had a wonderful time riding the carousel. We felt the price to ride was minimal and of great value.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Proyota
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Went to a private birthday party where my friend reserved a private area. Awesome entertainment and lots for kids to do. Carousel was great for all ages.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sberglee
Reviewed December 11, 2018

I LOVE the Carousel for Missoula. It's surprisingly fast and fun! It's one of the first stops whenever we have out of town guests (or any other reason). Gotta love grabbing that brass ring!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sheila516
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Try the carousel (and a trip there isn't complete without ice cream) - this is a really fun place and will absolutely take you back to your childhood!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sarahj2u
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

We had a few minutes before meeting a friend for an early dinner ... and happened upon The Carousel. The operator encouraged us to take a ride, and we had a wonderful, wonderful time! He told us the story of the merry go round and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JohnW915
Reviewed October 11, 2018

The carousel is a great place to take your kids for some fun. The venue is very nice with a store and a little museum for interested parties. It doesn't get better than riding a carousel. If you get tired of the carousel then just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MZoo60
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

While in Missoula for a retreat, we got to spend 2 extra days in town. This is the cutest little place with a Main Street and hand crafted items galore! You will find jewelry, woodwork, ceramics, t-shirts, lawn ornaments, local paintings, and some of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank N2481RHkellys
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