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Carousel Gardens

1 Dreyfous Ave, City Park, New Orleans, LA 70124-4604
+1 504-483-9356
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Great place for kids and adults!

We have annual memberships and we love going to Carousel Gardens! The kids (and I) especially love... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
megaines
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Slidell, Louisiana
via mobile
Hidden Gem!

This is a great hidden gym in New Orleans if you have younger children. There are about a dozen... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
latraveler393
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Closed due to damage suffered in Hurricane Katrina.
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1 week ago
“Great place for kids and adults!”
3 weeks ago
“Hidden Gem!”
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1 Dreyfous Ave, City Park, New Orleans, LA 70124-4604
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have annual memberships and we love going to Carousel Gardens! The kids (and I) especially love the Ladybug Roller Coaster. It is a fun filled day for the whole family with plenty of rides and short lines. The food is decent, mostly things you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great hidden gym in New Orleans if you have younger children. There are about a dozen rides. The park is clean and in general, the staff is friendly. We've been here a number of times over the years and always have a...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

The Carousel is the actual product from the Tivoli Cirlce. Just before the statue of Robert E. Lee was errected on that spot at LEE CIRCLE, it was known for this Carousel. The actual attraction is within City Park, now. Go to that place in...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

First of all, I'm not sure why the description states that this attraction is closed due to Hurricane Katrina. It is definitely open. Our family just recently spent the day there. It was wonderful. The kids enjoyed walking through the adorable Storyland area. Their favorite...More

1  Thank Julesfromlc
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

We've been to Carousel Gardens several times and love this place. We most recently went for Celebration In the Oaks. We bought tickets online and they opened the gates about 15 mins early. The lights are great and my the kids love all the rides....More

1  Thank latraveler393
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

I hadn't been to the Carousel Gardens since I was a little kid, when we came here for Jingle Bells and Beer. I really need to make more of a point to come to this part of the park! The park itself is large and...More

Thank Marielle S
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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Amazed that so much fun is hidden in beautiful gardens! Very clean including the grounds and bathrooms. Staff was very friendly! Will visit every chance we get.

1  Thank NatComeaux
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Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Went with my 6yo niece on Saterday, June 4. Entrance is $4 and it's $4 per ride ticket. Do the math and buy the $22 wristband that includes entrance and unlimited rides. We had a blast on every single ride, especially the Ladybug Roller Coaster!...More

2  Thank PIETER B
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Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

We were really struggling to find kid friendly things to do on our trip to New Orleans! This was awesome!! My little girl loved it! We would definitely be regulars if we lived closer!

Thank Lauren C
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Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Our young child had a great time at that park. Lots to do for a 4 year old and no line up. In a couple of hours, we could do all the rides and even repeat some. Rides are well maintained, the majority of the...More

1  Thank canadianquebecer
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Lakeview extends inland from the shores of Lake
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Gardens Amusement Park, and the city’s own lush
Botanical Gardens, City Park is a New Orleans gem and
the perfect spot for outdoor fun with as much of a mix
of culture and/or amusement as you would like. Beyond
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