The ride lasts for about 5min and is total joy for kids and grown ups. Kids over 4y pay 1$/ticket and adults 2$. The carousel is lovely and is a must visit when at the Golden Gate Park and nearby playground. Tipp for adults: don't...More
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Golden Gate Park is a spectacular park. Within the park are wonderful and beautiful attractions and place to visit. Among my most favorite is the Carousel in Golden Gate Park. It is near the Children's Playground and the Bochi Ball courts. It is within walking...More
Needed to let our little one burn off some energy while on vacation. Came to this park mostly for the playground. Was quite excited to see a carousel here as well. $2 for an adult and you can take up to 2 kids under 6...More
This place is a gem. Great area for kids. They can explore the playground and interact with other kids while you can monitor and even have a picnic set up under a shadow. Located right next to a carousel which is also a success. Great...More
Growing up in San Francisco, my mother used to take me to the carousel every Wednesday for an Icee and a ride on the carousel. Fast forward, I'm an adult with kids of my own and what do I discover? the carousel is still there!...More
My kids saw it on the park sign, so we went to check it out. It looks as if it hasn't been taken very good care of and expensive to ride for the amount of time.
Have been to Golden Gate Park several times and did not know about the carousel. It's hidden near the tennis courts, play ground, and the lawn bowling club. What a beautifully restored 1914 treasure. Even adventured a ride on an elegant ostrich for just $2.00.
There Is a carousel in the Koret children's quarter for $1! In San Francisco, this is a bargain! It is cash only, so come prepared. Parents can ride with their children 5 years old and younger. It is right next to the playground for younger...More
This classic carousel of many colorful creatures is housed in a very nice round building on the eastern end of the very large Golden Gate Park. This was our first stop on an afternoon visit to the park. I had planned to ride, but my...More