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The Herschell Carousel Factory Museum

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The museum documents its history and offers a look at working carvers, rare figures and art, and vintage amusement devices. Listed on the National Registers, the factory once produced more merry-go-rounds than any other manufacturer. Today fewer than 200 hand-carved wooden merry-go-rounds remain in operation. Admission to the museum includes a ride token either to a restored and still operational 1916 carousel or a children's carousel.

Open daily in season.

Location: 180 Thompson St, Tonawanda New York 14120 Telephone 716-693-1885

Other History nearby:
(Mississauga) Bradley House Museum
(Eden) Brimms Kazoo Co & Kazoo Museum
(Lockport) Col William M Bond House
(Mumford) Genesee Country Village & Museum
(Batavia) Holland Land Office Museum
(Burlington) Ireland House at Oakridge Farm

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