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If you really want to take a spin in style, follow the sound of the Wurlitzer to the PROSPECT PARK CAROUSEL. Revered by kids and history buffs alike, it was built in 1912 for Coney Island and moved to its current location in 1952. The masterpiece of carver Charles Carmel, this carousel was restored to its original glory in the late '80s, and features hand-carved horses so vividly real they look like they're about to burst into a gallop. Just inside the park's Willits en-trance at Ocean and Flatbush avenues


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