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Jane's Carousel

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We made a trip here so I could show my daughter the carousel, and the playgrounds. The day we went, it started to rain, but the carousel is inside a glass building with retractable walls, so it was perfect. Tickets are $2/ride. Kids under a...More

Thank shelleybtravels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An interesting antique carousel from 1922 with 48 wooden horses and more. All packed in a building made out of glass with great views. Is this a helpful review? Then please give me a "Thumbs up Thank FrankGeisler" by clicking the button below.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautifull restoration of the 1922 Carousel and is now located in the Water Front Park in DUMBO Brooklyn. A very nice piece of attraction. There is a small nice park infront of the Carousel for visitors to enjoy water, flower, and the Carousel. Nice...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I guess they do not want to make a little more profit. How an attraction in a heavily trafficked area closes at 6pm is beyond me! And when they mean they close as 6pm they really mean 5:30pm. People work, tourists want to enjoy the...More

Thank zeeka21
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This beautifully restored carousel is a delightful ride. The calliope has been restored to excellent condition. The surroundings are amazing! The carousel is in a giant glass box and situated beneath/adjacent to the Brooklyn Bridge and East River. It is easy to get to it...More

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Jane W, Founder, Director at Jane's Carousel, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

Dear Ivy C, Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. We love that you Love It! It's always fun to hear from people who have enjoyed their visit to the Carousel. Sounds like you had a great time. Best, Jane W

Reviewed August 4, 2018

This antique carousel is just a beautiful marvel. The carousel is well maintained and is SET within an enclosure of glass folding doors. Many couples use the carousel as a backdrop for their wedding pictures. The collage of colors and lights about the carousel makes...More

Thank tgree015
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Jane's carousel is a beautiful iconic part of Brooklyn. As an amusement it is well organized, affordable, and efficient. The horses and music make the experience. The carousel is located in a lovely section of DUMBO and has magnificent views of the city. There is...More

Thank Scienceonseven
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

I found this carousel while using my map app to see what we could do after crossing the Brooklyn Bridge. I let the map guide my family and surprised them with a fun afternoon. I had no idea it would be so picturesque and affordable!...More

Thank with3boyz
Reviewed July 15, 2018

I am a huge fan of traditional carousels and make a point of visiting them whenever I see them wherever they may be around the world. When I found out there was one on Brooklyn which had opened since my last visit from England in...More

Thank Urbanexplorer31
Jane W, FOUNDER, Restorer, DIRECTOR at Jane's Carousel, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you for your thoughtful and lovely review. We love to have visitors to the Carousel from the neighborhood as well as from around the globe. I hope we made your time in NY a little more special. Best, Jane 🎠

Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

This lovely vintage carousel in DUMBO is on the picturesque waterfront overlooking Manhattan and only costs $2 per ride!! After a quick (and I do mean quick) ferry ride from South Street Seaport we enjoyed walking on the waterfront in DUMBO and found this gem!...More

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Charles F
August 3, 2018|
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Response from with3boyz | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we used a credit card.
Charlotte H
March 12, 2018|
Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
It’ll take about 25-30 min crossing the bridge weather permitting then another 10 from off the bridge
Mary Beth W
January 15, 2018|
Response from JANE W | Property representative |
Best to take the F Train (subway) to York St. --the first stop in Brooklyn. It's a short walk (about 5 blocks) from York St. to the Carousel in Brooklyn Bridge Park, entrance at Main Street. I recommend coming in the... More