C. Fred Johnson Park Carousel, Johnson City

C. Fred Johnson Park Carousel is a historic carousel located at Johnson City in Broome County, New York. The carousel and its pavilion were built in 1923. The carousel is housed in a wooden, two story, 18-sided, enclosed pavilion topped by a six sided cupola. The carousel has 72 figures - all horses - each of which is a "jumper." It was constructed by the Allan Herschell Company. It is one of six carousels donated to the citizens of Broome County by George F. Johnson (1857–1948), president of Endicott Johnson Corporation.It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.Other carousels located in the Greater Binghamton Region: George F. Johnson Recreation Park Carousel George W. Johnson Park Carousel Highland Park Carousel Ross Park Carousel West Endicott Park Carousel
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  • Round and round you go and .... well, what fun you can have on a merry go round. Especially when it is free and it is one of 6 you can ride in one day. This one is in Johnson City right on Lester Ave ...  more »
  • Another free Carousel park.Part of six in Binghampton N Y When i was younger we had carousels with brass rings. You would try to catch a ring as it went round and round and around  more »
  • With 72 animals, this is the largest of the six Broome County carousels bequeathed to the public by early 20th century industrialist and welfare capitalist George Johnson. All rides are free! Ride all...  more »

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