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Cafesjian Carousel St Paul

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Cafesjian Carousel
1245 Midway Parkway
St Paul
MN
55103
Tel: 651-489-4628

Where are we going today?

Cafesjian's Carousel was built in 1914 by Philadelphia Toboggan Company. It is known as PTC 33 because it is the 33rd machine they made.
Major Features * 4 rows of horses, called jumpers because they go up and down as the carousel turns * 68 horses and 2 chariots, all hand-carved * Fancy trappings such as saddle blankets, flowers and western motifs on each horse * 18 scenic paintings around the upper part of the carousel, created by volunteer artists to represent the style and subject matter of the original paintings, which were damaged by fire in 1939) * A fully restored Wurlitzer 153 band organ (it replaces the original band organ which was also destroyed by fire in 1939)
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    This is a beautifully restored carousel right next to the Como Zoo. For a carousel, this moves pretty fast, and the ride is nice and long. The price isn't too bad, but they do require adults to pay even if they are just standing next to a small child. My daughter loved it.

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The Weather

Friday

Conditions: Clear
Temp: 9° F / -13° C
Humidity: 54 %
Wind: NNW - 17 MPH

Saturday

Conditions: Clear
Temp: 11° F / -12° C
Humidity: 61 %
Wind: SSW - 6 MPH

Sunday

Conditions: Snow
Temp: 24° F / -4° C
Humidity: 74 %
Wind: SSE - 13 MPH

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