7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD 20812 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-634-2222


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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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May 5, 2019
Our family went for a puppet show and stayed for ice cream and a walk around the park. There was a free petting zoo in front of the theater with a great production of Winnie the Pooh. The art...
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April 17, 2019
Wow! Spent the entire day at Glen Echo as part of a Montgomery County Leadership group, and we were super impressed with how much the County has done to restore and revive Glen Echo since the County...
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November 6, 2018
Sue H
This historic ballroom has a magnificent dancing floor which was installed during the big-band era and remains in excellent condition...rather perfect...for dancing. Outstanding dancing venue. The...