A Guide To NYC's Carousels
Battery Park is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

1. Battery Park

9.3
Battery Pl (at State St), New York, NY
Park · Financial District · 236 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: A new futuristic carousel is coming soon to Battery Park. With glass-and-steel aquatic creatures illuminated by fiber optic and LED lights, the new SeaGlass carousel will be a ride to remember. Read more.

Willowbrook Park Carousel is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

2. Willowbrook Park Carousel

6.2
Staten Island, NY
Playground · Willowbrook · 8 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: Open from May-October, this extremely popular merry-go-round, built in 1999, is handicap accessible. Find the most comprehensive list of operating/soon-to-be operating carousels in NYC on MetroFocus Read more.

Prospect Park Carousel is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

3. Prospect Park Carousel

8.7
Prospect Park (btw. Flabush Ave and Emipre Blvd), New York, NY
Theme Park Ride / Attraction · Prospect Park · 20 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: Open April – June, this 100-year old vintage carousel features over 50 magnificently carved animals. It opened in Coney Island first and was moved to Prospect Park in 1952. Read more.

Bug Carousel is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

4. Bug Carousel

8.1
The Bronx Zoo, Bronx, NY
Theme Park · Bronx Park · 1 tip

MetroFocusMetroFocus: A ride on the bug carousel is almost like a science experiment! It's open year-round and is great for kids. Read about other NYC Carousels worth visiting on MetroFocus Read more.

Central Park Carousel is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

5. Central Park Carousel

7.9
Central Park (at 65th St & Central Pk Dr), New York, NY
Theme Park Ride / Attraction · Central Park · 24 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: Open daily April – October, and weekends November – March this popular NYC carousel spot has been around since 1871. Read about other NYC Carousels worth visiting on MetroFocus Read more.

Flushing Meadows Carousel is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

6. Flushing Meadows Carousel

(55th and 111th), Corona, NY
Playground · Flushing Meadows-Corona Park · 6 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: Open April – October, this carousel came to Flushing Meadows for the World’s Fair in 1964 and has been there ever since. Read about other NYC Carousels worth visiting on MetroFocus Read more.

Le Carrousel in Bryant Park is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

7. Le Carrousel in Bryant Park

8.5
Bryant Park (Near 40th Street), New York, NY
Theme Park Ride / Attraction · Midtown East · 9 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: Open year-round, this petite carousel spins slowly to French cabaret music and features 14 animals — not just horses. Read about other NYC carousels worth visiting on MetroFocus Read more.

Carousel at Pier 62 @ Hudson River Park is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

8. Carousel at Pier 62 @ Hudson River Park

6.8
W 24th St (West Side Highway), New York, NY
Playground · Chelsea · 9 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: Open year-round, this waterfront merry-go-round first opened in May 2010 & features 33 hand-carved wooden animal figures native to the area. Read about other NYC carousels worth visiting on MetroFocus Read more.

Jane's Carousel is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

9. Jane's Carousel

9.3
45 Main St (at Old Dock St), Brooklyn, NY
Theme Park Ride / Attraction · DUMBO · 72 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: Fun Fact: Built in 1922 and bought by Jane and David Walentas in 1984, this meticulously restored carousel just opened in September of 2011 and it is open year-round. Read more.

Riverbank State Park is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

10. Riverbank State Park

9.2
679 Riverside Dr (btwn W 137th & W 145th St), New York, NY
Park · Hamilton Heights · 52 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: Built in 1997, this modern carousel’s design is based off of children’s drawings of animals. It is open year-round and offers riders stunning views of the Hudson River and the GW Bridge. Read more.

Forest Park is one of A Guide To NYC's Carousels.

11. Forest Park

9.3
Forest Park Dr. (at Myrtle Ave.), Richmond Hill, NY
Park · Forest Park · 38 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: While the carousel at Forest Park has been closed since 2008, plans are in the works for its reopening. The Muller Carousel, as it is sometimes known, has been around since 1973. Read more.