Forest Park Carousel, over a century old, receives NYC landmark status

The Forest Park Carousel, a 1910 merry-go-round hidden away in the woods in Woodhaven, Queens, has now received NYC landmark status. The carousel, which features a colorful menagerie of 46 hand-carved horses, as well as a lion, tiger and deer, was unanimously declared a landmark by the Landmarks Preservation Commission on Tuesday (260613). - Queens, New York, United States - Monday 28th May 2012 (10 Pictures)


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