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Great Northern Carousel

989 Carousel Way, Helena, MT 59601-3396
+1 406-457-5353
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'old school' fun

Lots of great characters to ride. Even 'rings' to try to grab (they collect them after the ride... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sacramento, Ca
Great for children and adults

Our 4 year old and 2 year old grandkids loved this. At only $1.50/ride, it's a great place to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lexington, Massachusetts
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  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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989 Carousel Way, Helena, MT 59601-3396
+1 406-457-5353
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of great characters to ride. Even 'rings' to try to grab (they collect them after the ride). The adjoining snack shop (mostly ice cream) was nice.

Thank Alexbutleavemealone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our 4 year old and 2 year old grandkids loved this. At only $1.50/ride, it's a great place to visit. And the ice cream is delicious (try their Huckleberry!). It's an old-fashioned carousel, with unusual animals (bear, fish, bobcat) as well as beautiful horses. You...More

Thank Purpletailgate
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place was great. Great service, a beautiful carousel, and located in a wonderfully taken care of area of Helena. Definitely worth a stop if you're in Helena!

Thank AirialBalloonCompany
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Wonderful fun for young and old. The hand carved animals are those you find in Montana.. I bring friends both with and without children. My favorite animal to ride is the otter...hum.. think of it!

Thank Amburrdog
Reviewed 14 August 2017

What a great family attraction downtown. Ride the animal of your choice! At $1.50 a ride, it's a inexpensive way to entertain kids or finish off an evening. The facility is nicely decorated, well maintained and clean. Enjoy ice cream after the ride. At the...More

Thank SDCooks
Reviewed 11 August 2017

How fun to share this ride with my granddaughter. We both had smiles that wouldn't quit. A class ride beautifully maintained and preserved. Do it for the smile. It won't disappoint.

Thank Questovia
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Carousel is $1.50 per ride for adults and the variety of animals to choose from for your ride will amaze you! There's also ice cream and light foods available. It is right next to Exploration Works!

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Supposed to be an upbeat fun place for families. We walked in with two very excited little girls and the male employee was literally yawning and stretching behind the ice cream bar. I asked if he was tired? He just grunted at me a slowly...More

Thank jbalbas
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We loved the different animals on the carousel! Super unique. Ice cream shop right inside makes it a super great place for kidos.

Thank FlossyAnne97
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

This was a fun little ice cream shop that has a full size indoor carousel. The hand dipped ice cream and shakes did not disappoint. The carousel was inexpensive, fun, and it features local animals for the ride. There is also a ring pull that...More

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