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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

This is a very beautiful place. I had a great time with the carousel and it was fun to see the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
alchemist2018
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San Francisco, California
Who knew it could be so great?

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

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
clarson2016
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Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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301 Jackson St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2621
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+1 419-626-6111
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank clarson2016
Reviewed 4 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

Thank Debby R
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
Reviewed 20 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

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purplerosemary
5 August 2016|
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301 Jackson st Sandusky Ohio 44870 419 626 6111
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13 December 2015|
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28 June 2015|
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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.
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