Few People Know The Iconic Watch Hill Carousel In Rhode Island Was Actually Built In New York

A summer spent in Rhode Island wouldn’t be complete without a few things – leisurely days lounging on the beach, a tall glass of Del’s Lemonade to keep us cool, and a stop by the Watch Hill Merry-Go-Round. Beloved as the oldest carousel in Rhode Island and the United States, the old-fashioned merry-go-round boasts a fascinating backstory of how it came here.

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