Fodor's Expert Review Jane's Carousel

DUMBO Park/Playground Fodor's Choice

Equal parts architectural marvel and children's plaything, this beautifully restored 1922 carousel twirls within a glass-walled waterfront pavilion designed by Pritzker Prize–winning French architect Jean Nouvel. Situated between the Brooklyn and Manhattan bridges, near the northern reaches of 85-acre Brooklyn Bridge Park and directly across from Manhattan's skyline, the carousel's 48 horses and two chariots are off to the races year-round.

Park/Playground Carousel Views Fodor's Choice Family

Quick Facts

Brooklyn Bridge Park
Brooklyn, New York  11201, USA


Sight Details:
Rate Includes: $2, Closed Tues. year-round and Mon. and Wed. mid-Sept.–mid-May

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