Kansas Has An Entire Museum Dedicated To Carousels And It’s As Awesome As You’d Think

If you’re looking for a unique outing that your entire family will enjoy, plan to visit the C.W. Parker Carousel Museum in Leavenworth, Kansas. Founded in 2005, the C.W. Parker Carousel Museum is a labor of love that’s supported by the Leavenworth Historical Museum Association, donations, and dedicated volunteers.

Aside from interacting with the exhibits, visitors will learn all about C.W. Parker, his love of carousels, and events that took place in this part of Kansas. Guests will also enjoy taking a ride (or two) on a carousel that’s more than 100 years old!

To get started on planning your day of play, read on to learn more about the fun you’ll have during your visit.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.


Visit C.W. Parker Carousel Museum’s website for more information about this unique destination in Kansas. Feel free to check out their Facebook page too.

Address: C. W. Parker Carousel Museum, 320 S Esplanade St, Leavenworth, KS 66048, USA