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The circuit

We love riding carousels and there are plenty here to ride. It is fun to do the circuit and... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Karen D
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Binghamton
the carosel

recently visited the zoo and had great time. then decided to walk down and ride the carosel . oh... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2018
Nancy P
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This carousel's original Wurlitzer organ has been restored to working order.
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Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Not functioning because it’s being renovated and repaired so it can be in working order, maybe for next year. Right near the zoo, the Discovery Center and its Storybook Garden, so there are still things to see and do if you decide to go to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

We love riding carousels and there are plenty here to ride. It is fun to do the circuit and receive tickets and then receive a button at the end once you have ridden all the carousels in the area.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

recently visited the zoo and had great time. then decided to walk down and ride the carosel . oh what fun.. the kids liked it too. please be sure and check it out. it is free to ride.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Nancy P
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Free with zoo admission, I love how old it is and the history behind it. It's a nice touch and the kids loved it. Can't wait to go back again.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank mdans89
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Good for all ages. I have little ones and they always have fun riding on the carousel. Don't have to pay to get in.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank ShellyDDM
Reviewed September 6, 2017

This was my first stop in Binghamton NY to see the six Carrousel I was disappointed to find he Ross Carrousel closed for repairs.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank StanleyW2
Reviewed August 7, 2017

This is a stunning carousel that is open to all for a handsome price: A piece of litter. It is presently in the process of a restoration which is nice to see for generations of memories to come. Kick your head back, close your eyes,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Willof72
Reviewed June 22, 2017

We got to see this carousel but not able to get on it or inside it. It is closed for restoration. So, I can only rate it on seeing it through a locked gate.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank BarbA1
Reviewed June 4, 2017

Loved this find and the free ride! Beautiful old carousel in a beautiful park! A perfect past time for children of all ages. A must see!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Springerlvr02
Reviewed February 15, 2017

I have been to this carousel many times. It is one of the many carousels in the Binghamton area. Just a good old fashioned merry-go-round. I grew up in this area and it's always a special treat to go to Ross Park and see the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Mupsy
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This is one of six carousels given to Broome County, NY by George F. Johnson, founding president of Endicott Johnson Shoe Company in the first half of the 20th Century with the provision that there will never be a charge to... More
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