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The Carousel

The Herchell-Spillman Carousel located directly behind Hippie Hill is just another one of the oddities located in Golden Gate Park. It was built in 1914 and was originally on Treasure Island at the World Fair until it was brought to Golden Gate park in 1940. As of now the Carousel in working and enjoyed by many children who also frequent the newly renovated playground located right next door.

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