The wooden Merry-go-round

This emblematic monument to fairground art dates from 1871and id the oldest known model in France and a principal exhibit in Les Gets Mechanical Music Museum collection.
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Place de la Maison des Gets
74260 Les Gets

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Opening time

From 05/02 to 06/03 Opening hours daily between 4 pm and 7.30 pm. During school holidays, open from Monday to Friday from 10am to 12pm. From 07/03 to 10/04 Opening hours daily between 4 pm and 7 pm. From 22/06 to 05/07 Opening hours on Saturday and Sunday between 3.30 pm and 6.30 pm. From 06/07 to 01/09 Opening hours daily between 10.30 am and 12.30 pm and between 3.30 pm and 7.30 pm. From 04/09 to 19/09 Opening hours on Saturday and Sunday between 3.30 pm and 6.30 pm. From 23/10 to 07/11 Opening hours daily between 3.30 pm and 6.30 pm. From 18/12 to 04/02 Opening hours daily between 4 pm and 7 pm. During school holidays, open from monday to friday from 10am to 12pm.

It required total renovation to enable it to live under a new cover on the Place de la Maison des Gets all year long.
Now both adults and children can enjoy the hand carved animals, the gondolas, its fabrics painted by PM Coppier (a fairground painter from Annecy) and enjoy a ride to the tunes of its Limonaire organ.

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