Spencer Park Dentzel Carousel

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Spencer Park Dentzel Carousel
Spencer Park Dentzel Carousel.jpg
Animals on the carousel
Spencer Park Dentzel Carousel is located in Indiana
Spencer Park Dentzel Carousel
Location Riverside Park, Logansport, Indiana
Coordinates 40°45′33.94″N 86°21′20.08″W / 40.7594278°N 86.3555778°W / 40.7594278; -86.3555778Coordinates: 40°45′33.94″N 86°21′20.08″W / 40.7594278°N 86.3555778°W / 40.7594278; -86.3555778
Built 1900
Architect Dentzel Carousel Corp.
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 87000838
Significant dates
Added to NRHP February 27, 1987[1]
Designated NHL February 27, 1987[2]

Spencer Park Dentzel Carousel, also known as Riverside Park Dentzel Carousel or Logansport Carousel, is a carousel in Riverside Park of Logansport, Indiana.

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1987.[2][3]

Two other existing Dentzel Carousel Company carousels are declared National Historic Landmarks. The Highland Park Dentzel Carousel and Shelter Building survives in Mississippi and the Broad Ripple Park Carousel is in Indianapolis.


  1. ^ Staff (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b "Spencer Park Dentzel Carousel". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-03-27. 
  3. ^ James H. Charleton (March 1985). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Spencer Park Dentzel Carousel (1919-1962) / Riverside Park Dentzel Carousel (1962-date); Logansport Carousel" (pdf). National Park Service.  and Accompanying four photos, exterior and interior, from 1985, and one photo of a related Mississippi carousel PDF (32 KB)