The iconic 112-year old carousel is ready to entertain riders, including a new generation ready to discover its magic. The carousel is located on Museum Row between LICM and the Nassau County Firefighters Museum, accessible from the East Parking Lot. The carousel is enclosed by glass and heated during cold weather, allowing the carousel to operate year-round. 

Special event: Join us for National Carousel Day on July 25, 2024 and enjoy one free ride with every LICM General Admission Child ticket purchase.


Summer Schedule: Wednesday - Sunday, 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Last ride at 2:45 p.m.). Closed July 4.
Birthday parties and event rentals are available outside these public hours.


One LICM Member Ticket: $3
One Non-Member Ticket: $4
Ten-pack of Member Tickets: $25
Ten-pack of Non-Member Tickets: $35

Ten-pack tickets are on sale for the general public during open hours at the Carousel or LICM Box Office only at this time.

You may purchase individual tickets for specific dates in advance. (LICM Members must be signed in to receive discounts.)

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Accessible Seat Available

Need assistance getting on the ride?  Ask our staff. 

Birthday Parties and Special Events

Celebrate your birthday or other special event at the Carousel.

Have Questions?

Email to inquire.

carousel horse

There are 30 jumping horses, 11 standing horses, one lion and two chariots awaiting carousel riders.