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Kingsport Carousel & Park

350 Clinchfield St, Kingsport, TN 37660-3604
+1 423-480-9702
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Kingsport Carousel

The hand carved hand painted animals and seats on the Carousel are beautiful. They worth the trip... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Erin M
You have got to see the workmanship of this carousel.

So much to see and enjoy and locals learned the techniques to make awesome animals ---- amazing! GO!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
josephcarder
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Kingsport, Tennessee
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The Kingsport Carousel Project began in 2008 and has now involved around 400 volunteers from Kingsport and many surrounding communities. Volunteers have worked tirelessly with the goal of creating and operating a carousel for Kingsport. The Carousel features hand-carved wooden animals and chariots and original paintings on a refurbished/rebuilt 1956 Herschell frame. Rides=$1
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  • Very good4%
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“hand carved” (12 reviews)
“per ride” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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350 Clinchfield St, Kingsport, TN 37660-3604
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+1 423-480-9702
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hand carved hand painted animals and seats on the Carousel are beautiful. They worth the trip just in them selves. But the smiles on the children's faces tops it off. You can visit any type of weather. The Carousel in inside a beautiful building...More

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So much to see and enjoy and locals learned the techniques to make awesome animals ---- amazing! GO!

Thank josephcarder
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I enjoyed my ride on my moving horse. It was hard for me to get down off of the horse. Next time I will ride a smaller horse.

Thank glo m
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My wife and I had a full day with the grandkids a week ago. We took them to Bright's zoo and back home to Kingsport where we stopped by the carousel. It is a beautiful facility constructed to house the carousel indoors with opening garage...More

Thank rick928
Reviewed 2 October 2017

It is a unique place to visit. All of the Carousel animals were carved by local people that had little or no carving skill. The finished product is fantastic! The detail and the painting is fantastic. You really do need to see it to believe...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We took our grandson to ride on the carousel the last time that he was visiting us, and he had a blast. This is really nice!

Thank contractor2016
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great facility to take kids, share old memories of carousels when you were young with the kids. Safe, fun, pleasant.

Thank gbema
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice carousel, fun for old and young alike.. I've lived in this area since I was born, this attraction including the farmers market makes downtown a little more fun.

Thank Talmadge S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Our grandkids live in New Jersey, so we have made the carousel a yearly visit when they come down. I get several tokens and we ride until one of the adults wants to go somewhere to eat. I am amazed at the work, talent, time,...More

Thank Sheila S
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

My 5 year old loves going to ride the carousel. The horses are beautiful and the music is so fun! I recommend this place to everyone!

Thank MomiTo3Boys
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Gnana7
6 October 2016|
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I was asking the question to you! Do kids 10 & over like the carousel ?
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Misty L
2 October 2016|
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Response from Yatsailor | Reviewed this property |
The weight limit is 200 pounds for the movable animals. They are hollow and hand carved. One of the operators the last time we were there told us that a few had to be repaired recently.
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lh4558
1 September 2016|
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Response from NancyPat280 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, private rentals and children's party pkgs. are available, starting at $100 for 20 people, including unlimited rides. call 423-392-8418 for available dates and times.
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