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Merry-Go-Round Museum

301 Jackson St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2621
+1 419-626-6111
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Beautiful carvings

It’s a small museum and a nice break as it’s easy to view. Kids will love the carousel n the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Debby R
Interesting and Fun Entertainment.

Stopped in with friends to show them the Museum. An interesting history lesson of merry-go-rounds... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tom K
Carrollton, Ohio
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301 Jackson St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2621
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s a small museum and a nice break as it’s easy to view. Kids will love the carousel n the center of the room. The museum is informative regarding the history of thr

Thank Debby R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in with friends to show them the Museum. An interesting history lesson of merry-go-rounds with a real functioning merry-go-round. Rides may be purchased. It is a great place for kids of all ages. Reduced admission with AAA. Great for times when weather is not...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This place was fantastic, especially if you like old time carousels. There are lots of old carousel horses and other animals. Tour was very informative and a ride on the carousel brought back many childhood memories. The Museum is in the old Sandusky Post Office...More

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

What an interesting unique museum. Need a break from all the water activities and the amusement park in Sandusky? Try the museum for a couple of hours. Lots of history with one of the original carousels displayed is guaranteed to offer a welcomed diversion for...More

Thank sandycat10
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This was a real treat with a guided tour for free and a ride on their beautiful merry-go-round. Historical horses, lions, top art panels, etc. Highly recommended for adults and kids!

Thank Becky K
Reviewed 15 August 2017

What an awesome museum! It's not large, doesn't take up a lot of time during your travels but very much worth the stop. The history and art displays are beautiful. The staff is very friendly and informative. We hope to go there again some day....More

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Wasn't exciting for my husband, but I enjoyed it. Good place to stop and take a break while learning some interesting history on the Merry-go-rounds. Nice place, nice people.

Thank MaryBethWalls
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We went on Monday july 31. After looking at the many carousel animals we talked to one of the wood carvers. He explained how they mske animals and the type of wood they use. He showed us the steps it tales to restore the old...More

Thank setzler50
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Housed in what was formerly a post-office, this place is a dream. For only $6, I was able to enjoy both the exhibits and one trip around the classical carousel located in the middle of the museum. Additional rides are only $1. Staff is super...More

Thank evilcomeevil_go_go
Reviewed 31 July 2017

First this is not a large museum that will take hours to get through. There is a full size merry go round in the middle that you will get a chance to ride, then around the room there are alots of exhibits, then 2 smaller...More

Thank Martin S
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301 Jackson st Sandusky Ohio 44870 419 626 6111
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Response from traveller2Atlanta_GA | Reviewed this property |
I believe that a small RV can be parked successfully in the parking areas around the Museum. I'm almost certain that you'll have no problems finding parking very near the museum.