Glen Echo Park

7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD 20812 Get Directions
Phone: 301-634-2222
1921 Dentzel Carousel
Description
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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Tour Length: 30 mins (rentals tour)
ADA Accessible
Group-Friendly
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June 24, 2018
Kathleen H
Lovely old park...lots of low tech fun for the kiddos without huge crowds...beautiful restored carousel to ride, informative walk through aquarium, beautiful woods for picnicking. Look for their...
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June 18, 2018
Ken B
Old restored carousel is a highlight. Also a children’s theater and art lessons. Yellow Barn building hosts the art lessons with three other art galleries.
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December 21, 2017
PiggednPoked4Dinner
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...