Carousel Facts - Fun and Important Information about Carousels

World of carousels is colorful: there are as many styles, types and variants of carousel as there was carousel designers, engineers and wood carvers that worked on them. Find some interesting carousel facts here.

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Interesting Facts about Carousels

Many people consider carousels a part of their personal history as well as part of the local history as well as their country. Many interesting stories can be told about carousels. Here are some of most interesting facts about carousels.

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Types of Carousels

From the classic carousel of the 19th century evolved many different types of carousel. They all have in common that they revolve around one or more centers and that they have seats.

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How Carousels are made

Carousels are interesting machines but the most complex parts of their construction are not construction of their mechanical parts but carving of the wooden horses which is an art for itself.

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