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Merry-Go-Round Museum

301 Jackson St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2621
+1 419-626-6111
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Beautiful Place to visit!

I have been here several times, this is amazing the carved horses and the beautiful colors and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
djean3
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Sandusky, Ohio
Love the merry go round

This is such a cute and fun stop!! Set inside the old Sandusky Post Office which looks like a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tamelia M
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301 Jackson St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2621
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"carousel animals"
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"old post office"
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"working carousel"
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"restored carousel"
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"hand carved"
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"rainy day"
in 8 reviews
"the main attraction"
in 4 reviews
"on display"
in 10 reviews
"guided tour"
in 7 reviews
"lots of history"
in 5 reviews
"kids will love"
in 3 reviews
"all ages"
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"gift shop"
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"sandusky area"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been here several times, this is amazing the carved horses and the beautiful colors and the merry go round is priceless! There is information on the horses and there is a gift shop also. This is in downtown Sandusky Ohio. The Park is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a cute and fun stop!! Set inside the old Sandusky Post Office which looks like a carousel from the outside. Admission includes a ride on the merry go round! Lady was very friendly and helpful. Was told that the displays are changed...More

2  Thank Tamelia M
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

It's only a few dollars and well worth the stop. The ladies spent quite a bit of time with us explaining the history of the carvings and artwork. The ride is adorable but does go a little fast. Read all the literature available at each...More

1  Thank ddmktraveler
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

One of four Merry-Go-Round museums in the US, this is worth a visit if you're in the area. Great collection of historical merry-go-round animals, a wood-carver on site who discusses his work and the history of merry- go- round animal carving. Many interesting and informative...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

This is a very beautiful place. I had a great time with the carousel and it was fun to see the history of our favorite carousel.

1  Thank alchemist2018
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Thank you! This was a "must see" and a wonderful stop on our tour of the area. Beautiful craftsmanship.

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

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

1  Thank Debby R
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

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
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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
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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
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