Carousel Gardens Amusement Park
Gates of Carousel Gardens in City Park

Carousel Gardens is a seasonally operated amusement park located in New Orleans, Louisiana at New Orleans City Park. It features many rides including an antique carousel, the Live Oak Ladybug Rollercoaster, and a miniature train that tours the park. There are two new[when?] rides, a Ferris wheel and a drop tower called the Coney Tower.


Night view of the 1906 Carousel structure
  • Ferris Wheel
  • Coney Tower
  • Wacky Shack
  • Antique Carousel--Dating from 1906; commonly called "the Flying Horses" by locals. Fully restored since the levee failure disaster flood of 2005 during Hurricane Katrina.
  • Construction Zone
  • Rockin' Tug
  • Ladybug Roller Coaster
  • A 40-foot (12 m) fun slide
  • Umbrella Cars
  • Slime Buckets
  • The Monkey Jump
  • A Miniature Train
  • The Scrambler
  • The Musik Express
  • The Red Baron Mini Planes
  • Tilt-A-Whirl
  • Bumper Cars


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Coordinates: 29°59?15?N 90°05?55?W / 29.987455°N 90.098523°W / 29.987455; -90.098523

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