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"A Family Arts Center"
This former amusement park changed its focus from thrilling rides to artistic amusements, many of which are directed at families. A beautiful hand-carved carousel is the only ride still operating in the park, now administered by the National Park Service. Visitors will find plenty of entertainment ranging from performances at the Puppet Company Playhouse to children's stories at the Adventure Theatre. Dances like swing, square-dancing and the waltz, among others, are held at the Spanish Ballroom.
7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, MD, United States, 20812
Today: 06:00 AM - 01:00 AM Open Now
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Monday to Sunday 06:00 AM to 01:00 AM
"A Family Arts Center"
This former amusement park changed its focus from thrilling rides to artistic amusements, many of which are directed at families. A beautiful hand-carved carousel is the only ride still operating in the park, now administered by the National Park Service. Visitors will find plenty of entertainment ranging from performances at the Puppet Company Playhouse to children's stories at the Adventure Theatre. Dances like swing, square-dancing and the waltz, among others, are held at the Spanish Ballroom.
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Glen Echo Park

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Spanish Ballroom At Glen Echo Park
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Clara Barton National Historic Site
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Chautauqua Tower
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Puppet Co. Playhouse
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7300 MacArthur Boulevard
Glen Echo, MD, United States, 20812
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