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Salem's Riverfront Carousel

101 Front St NE, Salem, OR 97301-3473
+1 503-540-0374
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The Carousel is delightful!

Children and adults alike will enjoy this colorful and magical Carousel. The horses and other... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dawn C
Salem, Oregon
via mobile
Grandson loves this place

This is such a fun place to go when you are here in Salem. The carousel is so much fun. Kids of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Salem, OR
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“gift shop” (48 reviews)
“hand carved” (23 reviews)
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101 Front St NE, Salem, OR 97301-3473
+1 503-540-0374
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Children and adults alike will enjoy this colorful and magical Carousel. The horses and other animals are hand-carved of wood and beautifully painted. Shop at the unique gift store and check out the craft room if the door is open!

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed yesterday

This is such a fun place to go when you are here in Salem. The carousel is so much fun. Kids of all ages (myself included) love riding the carousel.

Thank SmilingSandy
Reviewed yesterday

The carousel is located in Riverfront Park along the Willamette River and an easy walk into the downtown area. The carousel is a blast for all ages, with a room available for birthday parties and other gatherings. It's a great place to take the kids...More

Thank William Elliott A
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is pretty much the ultimate carousel. It's surrounded by a nice park on the river and in a covered enclosure. The kids will have a blast riding their favorite animal from the wide variety and adults are bound to be super impressed by the...More

Thank Sungron
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is good for all ages! The hand-carving and hand-painting on each animal is exquisite and bring the characters to life. I've been there lots of times and no matter the age, there's something for everyone. There is a gift shop, as well as a...More

Thank Terri W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always have fun at the Carousel. It's beautiful, fun for the littles, and INEXPENSIVE. The park surrounding it is huge and clean, but the restrooms are not always in the best condition. Be sure to check out the facilities before letting the kids use...More

Thank FineIrishLass
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent park. With the carousal, Stern wheeler play ground, water park and even the Gilbert House on the other side the kids just love to come down to the Riverfront.

Thank madon11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love running here. There are two great bridges to run over as well as amazing views. Also has a great atmosphere for kids.

Thank Akerah M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Carousel is just amazing. Each horse or animal is handcrafted. They all have names and you can buy a postcard with the name of the horse you rode. There are displays showing how the horses are made. Rides are not expensive and they have...More

Thank Tcard2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with my kids (ages 12 and 10) and we loved it! It was really fun to try to catch the rings and hope you caught the brass ring. We rode the carousel a few times which is very reasonably priced at only $1.50...More

Thank ketah777
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Dondra O
5 February 2017|
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Response from Taxeesdad | Reviewed this property |
There is good parking on the Riverfront grounds next to the attraction.
29 February 2016|
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Response from catalinakuna | Reviewed this property |
101 Front St. NE. Salem OR 97301 hope it helps if you have trouble it's downtown Salem anyone in the vincinity should know where to direct you.