Thursday, 12 May 2022 12:58

Carousel in Congress Park Opens for Season

The Carousel at Congress Park, captured on May 10, 2022. Photos by Thomas Dimopoulos. The Carousel at Congress Park, captured on May 10, 2022. Photos by Thomas Dimopoulos.

SARATOGA SPRINGS — The historic Illions Carousel in Congress Park has reopened for the season. 

Created by master carver Marcus Illions in 1910, the carousel features 28 uniquely carved horses and two sleds. Originally located at Kaydeross Park on Saratoga Lake, the carousel was restored and relocated to Congress Park in 2002. 

The carousel operates 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. 

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