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Address: Kellogg, MN
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+1 507-767-3387

This carousel was a labor of art and love for its creators; it took more...

This carousel was a labor of art and love for its creators; it took more than nine years to create the combination of real and mythical creatures.

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Hand carved and hand built.

I remember in the late 1980s when this carousel was being built. One could watch through windows as it was being created. It is an amazing creation that is old world. Something... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 December 2016
Rochester, Minnesota
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Rochester, Minnesota
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635 reviews
195 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

I remember in the late 1980s when this carousel was being built. One could watch through windows as it was being created. It is an amazing creation that is old world. Something not done any more. It is still there for kids of all ages to take a ride on.

Thank traveltheworld012
Rosemount, Minnesota
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75 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

There are so many toys for all ages, and the carousel itself is really a thing of beauty. There is also great tasting ice cream available!

Thank Todd A
Athens, Alabama
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54 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

This is one of the most unusual carousels I have ever seen. They were all carved by the man who owned Lark Toys. It is fun to ride!

Thank Marilyn F
Rochester, Minnesota
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36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Took my mother here on a day trip. This was easily accessible for her and her walker. They have a small café with food and ice cream. Their fudge was very delicious. Various places to shop with things for young and old. Being a puzzle lover, I was delighted with their large selection of puzzles, games, and toys for kids.... More 

Thank KLynn616
Hastings, Minnesota
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18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

My granddaughter and I stopped to see the Lark toys and carousel. The animals on the carousel are beautiful and a ride only costs $2. But check out times, because it doesn't run all the time. There were also many beautiful new toys, books, games, etc. and a museum of old toys, dolls, games, etc. Definitely worth a stop!

Thank Mary K
Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

These hand carved animals must be seen to be believed. The wood is stained rather than painted, which makes it truly unique

Thank pca999
Salvo, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

This Carousel is just beautiful. The detail and time that went into it is truly amazing and greatly appreciated. My parents took me, my younger sister, and my 10 year old son for a visit. My son LOVED it!! Let me remind you, this is a 10 year old boy growing up in a digital world. He was in awe... More 

Thank Valerie8388
Otsego, Minnesota, United States
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44 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

My son was so excited to go on the carousel!! He didn't like that he had to wait but the is a 4 year old for you! It was only $2 a ride can't beat that! My son went in twice and would have done it more!!

Thank meko0
Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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305 reviews
91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015

We enjoyed our visit to Lark Toys and went on the carousel. It was fine. I wasn't disappointed or anything, but it wasn't better than any other carousel I've been on.

Thank EngelkingCGMN
North Mankato, Minnesota
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130 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2015

Cost is two dollars to ride and the grandchildren had fun, is part of lark toys looks like it would be a very busy place in the summer.

Thank Mel H

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