Classic Carousel Fun!

The 36-foot Americana-themed Carousel at National Harbor offers classic fun plus a playground, shaded picnic tables and a new pavilion perfect for birthday parties.

The Carousel at National Harbor
137 National Plaza
National Harbor, MD 20745

301.842.8650

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Carousel Hours

The Capital Wheel and Carousel at National Harbor Resume Operations June 29.

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Plan ahead- check out our operating calendar here.

Tickets

  • $7* per child for unlimited rides
  • Adults ride free with a child
  • $5 Military discount for tickets purchased on site with valid Military ID

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The Capital Wheel and The Carousel Combination Ticket Packages

  • Child: $15.50* per child
  • Groups of 25+: $13.00* per person Call 301-842-8650 for Group Bookings.

*Prices do not include tax

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Health & Safety

While safety has always been our top priority, we’ve changed some procedures and want you to know about them. Click Here to Learn More.

Private Birthday Parties offer Clean, Safe Fun

  • Private pavilion just for your party
  • Unlimited carousel rides
  • Party host
  • Ask about weekday offers
  • And more

Click here to learn more about birthday parties at The Carousel

BIRTHDAY PARTIES

WE MAKE PARTY PLANNING A BREEZE

From food and fun to custom photos and Dippin’ Dots, we’ll take care of the details.

Standard Package

$225+tax for 10 guests

  • 2 hours of reserved space in the covered party pavilion
  • 1 Party Host
  • Unlimited use of the playground
  • Unlimited Carousel rides
  • 12 balloons
  • One marked parking space is included for party parents in the Waterfront lot

Click Here to Submit a Party Reservation Request Form
Click Here to View Birthday Party Brochure

Deluxe Package

$300+tax for 10 guests

  • 2 hours of reserved space in our new covered party pavilion
  • 1 Party Host
  • Unlimited use of the playground
  • Unlimited Carousel rides
  • 12 balloons
  • 10 custom photos
  • 10 Dippin’ Dots treats
  • 10 goodie bags
  • 2 16-inch pizzas from Fiorella’s Pizza Kitchen (8 slices per pizza, cheese or pepperoni; plates and napkins included)
  • 10 beverages (Juice or water)
  • Custom welcome message on party pavilion TV screens
  • One marked parking space is included for party parents in the Waterfront lot

Click Here to Submit a Party Reservation Request Form
Click Here to View Birthday Party Brochure

START PLANNING

All Carousel party pricing is based on 10 guests. Special pricing is available for larger groups. For more information on parties, group rates or private events, contact us.

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