Welcome to Theme Park Insider! Join the community or log in
Theme Park Insider
Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email Newsletter

Prince Charming Regal Carrousel reviews

Theme Park Insider readers offer their ratings and reviews for Prince Charming Regal Carrousel, a carousel in Fantasyland at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom.

Photo of Prince Charming Regal Carrousel

Submit Photo

Written by
Theme Park Insider Editor
Posted: December 16, 2013

On June 1, 2010, Disney changed the name of Cinderella's Golden Carrousel to Prince Charming Regal Carrousel, and added a backstory to the ride: Now, it's supposedly a training device that the Prince developed after marrying Cinderella, so that the villagers could use it to test their horsemanship skills. No that it matters, though. It's a beautifully restored carousel, built by the Philadelphia Toboggan company in 1917 – one of about 30 of that company's original carousels left working in the United States. Each of the 90 horses is unique, hand-painted, and laid with gold leaf, silver and bronze. Stationary seating for persons with disabilities also is available.

Readers' rating:

0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
24 votes, so far

Relaxing, riding on horses near a castle is awesome! - Brendan Harrison

There is a certain appeal to have all white horses but it also seems to be a crowd control technique - choose any horse because they look alike designed to speed up load/unload. I miss the variety of animals, poses, or at least paint that other carousels have. - Emily Brux

this is a classic. not like the other rides! - Emma King

Only a couple carousels trump this classic, but this one easily takes the cake as far as how it looks at night. - Tom Rigg

The carousel is in pristine condition but the lack of a organ and speed unlike Knoebels carousels and Canobie lake's carousel. - Mike Mills

Gorgeous detail work and a nice flat ride for kids. Also great photos ops for parents as well. - Brandie S

More attraction and restaurant ratings:


Theme Park Insider: Orlando 2014

Theme Park Insider: Orlando 2014

Get all of Theme Park Insider's reader ratings, tips, and advice for planning a trip to Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, or SeaWorld, in our new 2014 Orlando guidebook! It's more than 200 pages of well-tested, insider information that will help you get the most from your vacation.
Order now: Kindle | iBooks | Paperback | Kindle (UK)