Crescent Park Looff CarouselCrescent Park Looff Carousel
700 Bullocks Point Ave.
East Providence, Rhode Island
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Please note the carousel is currently closed for restoration. Sixty-six beautifully carved figures designed c. 1895 by Charles I.D. Looff. The band organ by A. Ruth and Sohn, in neo-baroque style, is carved with moving figures. The finest surviving example of its type in America, the carousel was proclaimed the State Symbol of Folk Art in 1985. Designated as a National Landmark in March 1987.
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Region: East Bay
Guide Category: Family Activities, Heritage- Historic Sites
Family: Kid friendly
Heritage Seasonality: Other