Lagoon in Highland Park
Highland Park Dentzel Carousel in 2008
Israel A Marks (1913), by Allen George Newman
Inside view of carousel
Historic Park sign
Historic Dentzel Carousel
Highland Park Dentzel Carousel
Ducks in the park

The Highland Park Dentzel Carousel and Shelter Building is a carousel and building in Highland Park in Meridian, Mississippi.

- Highland Park Dentzel Carousel and Shelter Building

The park is also home to the Highland Park Dentzel Carousel and Shelter Building, a National Historic Landmark manufactured around 1896 by Gustav Dentzel of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

- Highland Park (Meridian, Mississippi)
Lagoon in Highland Park

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Meridian, Mississippi

Seventh largest city in the U.S. state of Mississippi, with a population of 41,148 at the 2010 census and an estimated population in 2018 of 36,347.

Seventh largest city in the U.S. state of Mississippi, with a population of 41,148 at the 2010 census and an estimated population in 2018 of 36,347.

A monument in Rose Hill Cemetery honoring Lewis A. Ragsdale, one of the founders of Meridian.
Union Army General William Tecumseh Sherman fought and won the Battle of Meridian in 1864.
Downtown Meridian in the early 1900s (photo taken near intersection of 22nd Ave and 4th St looking north)
Meridian Union Station in the early 1900s
Looking into downtown Meridian from the 22nd Avenue Bridge in 2008. The Hotel Meridian was later demolished.
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Meridian City Hall after restoration efforts
Meridian City Council ward map
Meridian Museum of Art
The Riley Center, renovated in 2006
Hamasa Shrine Temple Theater
Dentzel Carousel in Highland Park
Upper lake at Bonita Lakes park
Okatibbee Lake
Meridian's Union Station
Highways in Meridian
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Meridian Community College has served the city since 1937
The headquarters of Meridian's only daily newspaper, The Meridian Star

Highland Park houses a museum which displays memorabilia of his life and career, as well as railroad equipment from the steam-engine era.

The park is also home to the Highland Park Dentzel Carousel, a National Historic Landmark.

French old-fashioned carousel with stairs in La Rochelle

Carousel

Type of amusement ride consisting of a rotating circular platform with seats for riders.

Type of amusement ride consisting of a rotating circular platform with seats for riders.

French old-fashioned carousel with stairs in La Rochelle
Carousel feast at the Grand Place in Brussels in 1565 to mark the wedding of the Duke of Parma
The "Carousel" organised in the courtyard of the Tuileries Palace by Louis XIV in June, 1662 to celebrate the birth of his son and heir, the future Louis XV
Savage's amusement ride, Sea-On-Land, where the riders would pitch up and down as if they were on the sea. His "galloping horse" innovation is seen on carousels today.
Carousel built in 1905 by Gustav Dentzel which is still operational in Rochester, New York.
One of the carousels in Endicott, NY, West Endicott Park Carousel
A 1909 horse by Marcus Illions in the Coney Island style
1900 horse by Salvatore Cernigliaro for Dentzel in the Philadelphia style
Carousel horse by Allan Herschell Company in the Country Fair style
Dentzel Carousel, a National Historic Landmark in Meridian, Mississippi
Modern carousel in Brussels
A carousel at Linnanmäki in Helsinki, Finland
James Noyce & Sons' traditional "gallopers" at Nottingham Goose Fair in 1983
A 1920s C.W. Parker merry-go-round in Tucson, Arizona
Town Square Carrousel at Adventureland in Altoona, Iowa (Chance-Morgan). Also has a decorative crown for a top.
Mangels-Illions Carousel, after its 2000 restoration, on the grounds of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Columbus, Ohio
Richland Carrousel Park in Mansfield, Ohio is the first hand-carved indoor wooden carousel to be built and operated in the United States since the early 1930s
A traditional Merry-go-round in Covent Garden, London, August 2007
William F. Mangels Kiddie Galloping Horse Carrousel, c. 1935
Kennywood's Merry-Go-Round built by William H. Dentzel in 1926 for the World's Fair
Carousel at Nickelodeon Universe/Camp Snoopy at the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota
King Arthur Carrousel Fantasyland, Disneyland, Anaheim, California (new version)
Forest Park Carousel all closed for the season, November 2009
A small hand-driven carousel in Portosín, Porto do Son
Central Park Carousel at Central Park in New York City
Former Venetian Carousel at Garden State Plaza in Paramus, New Jersey, which closed in 2016
Former Philadelphia Toboggan Company Carousel Number 15 at the Palisades Center in West Nyack, New York before it was removed and replaced by a Venetian Carousel in 2009
MOS Plaza Merry-go-round
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The world's only two-row stationary carousel built from an original Dentzel blueprint left in existence, the Highland Park Dentzel Carousel and Shelter Building, is located in Highland Park in Meridian, Mississippi.