Glen Echo Park

7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD 20812 Get Directions
Phone: 301-634-2222
1921 Dentzel Carousel
Founded as Chautauqua retreat in 1891 and once an amusement park, there’s a 1921 Dentzel Carousel, ballroom dancing, arts studios, two children’s theaters and playground.



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December 21, 2017
Lots of history, fun things to do and artisans. Really family-friendly. Catch one of the events and bring the whole family. Don't forget the carousel! Bring your camera and a picnic lunch to eat in...
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November 8, 2017
Carousel is really special. Playground is small but perfect for kids after a show at Adventure Thestre. Small snack shop -- wish it had more variety. Wouldn't go here without a theatre performance...
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August 17, 2017
This place has a bit of everything. The historic carousel is probably the main draw. Priced low, kids can ride to their hearts content while adults appreciate the restored animals and organ. The...