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Recreation Park
Binghamton, NY
Park:Recreation Park
Description:Allan Herschell
Carousel Class:Classic Wood Carousel
Last Update:2020
Year Built:1925
Type:4 rows, Park, All Wood composition
Figures:60 Jumping Horses, 2 chariots
Music:Band Organ: Wurl 146-B late-style (orig)
Notes: Still in original location, Placed on the National Register of Historic Places - 1992
Comments:Building updated 1997-98. Donated by Lillian Sweet, daughter of George F. Johnson 1 of 6 given by GFJ with the stipulation that the carousel rides will always be free.
History:Recreation Park, Binghamton, NY, 1925 to present
Directions/Hours:Rt. 17 or I-88 to Binghamton. Exit 4S. Take connector Hwy (Rte 363) until crosses river and becomes Riverside Dr. R on Beethoven St. to park. Open Memorial Day-Labor Day. Contact park for hours of operation. Rides are free.
Mailing Address:58-78 Beethoven St., Binghamton, NY, 13905
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