Tuesday, July 19, 2016
The Great Northern Carousel in Helena, Montana
After the boat trip, we headed into Helena and had some lunch at Steve's Cafe. We would recommend the place. Lots of great home-made food. After lunch we drove over to see the Carousel area. This carousel has 37 unique Montana animals all carved by a Walt Disney Carver and 14 scenic carved rounding boards displaying stained glass by a local artist.
The carousel is located inside a building with a gift shop, party area and ice cream fountain. We each asked for one dip and got a huge bowl full
This area of town is called the Great Northern Town Center. In the center there is a play area where they perform Shakespearean plays in the evening. There is also an Exploration Works Science Center in Helena