Casa de Carousel
Casa de Carousel was handcrafted in Italy, intricately hand-painted and depicts famous Italian landmarks. Fourteen hundred twinkling lights illuminate the carousel, which features classic moving horses, rocking chariots, spinning tubs and swings. Throughout the ride, patrons hear traditional organ music and enjoy the beautiful creekside view at Casa de Fruta. The Carousel was built in 1987, and was previously located in Florida.
Garden Railroad Charity Event:
Visit ten (10) stunning railways running through some of the most spectacular backyard gardens in Morgan Hill, Gilroy, Hollister , Salinas and Santa Cruz.
Please help those in need by bringing a non-perishable food item (canned good, pasta, cereal. etc.) to donate to any of the layouts. Cash or check to the “St Joseph’s Family Center ” or “The Community Pantry” are also greatfully accepted.
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Casa de Choo Choo
Casa de Fruta's Narrow Gauge Railroad is fun for children of all ages. The two-mile long track meanders through the complex, passing along scenic Pacheco Creek. For the train's operating schedule, call (408) 842-9316.
Casa de Fruta Sluice
During the California Gold Rush in the mid 1800's miner's used the sluice to catch gold that washed from the loosened gravel of the banks. Today at Casa de Fruta you can experience what it was like to pan for gold. Choose from our adventure sluice bag or our gem sluice bag.
Two ways to enjoy the fun! Purchase individual tickets or one of the money saving packages.
|Casa de Carousel Ride -
|Casa de Choo Choo -
|Adventure Sluice -
|Gemstone Sluice -
|Fun Pass -
|This pass includes one Train ride, one Carousel ride and one Sluice Gemstone Bag.
|Adventure Pass -
|This pass includes one Train ride, one Carousel ride and one Sluice Adventure Bag.|| |
|Play All Day Pass -
|This is a one day pass good for unlimited Train and Carousel rides and one Gemstone Bag.|| |
|Annual Good Time Pass -
|This pass entitles you to unlimited Train and Carousel rides for a year full of fun!|| |
Ride Entry Guidelines
Every child is charged admission. One chaperone will ride free with children under the 42 inch height requirement.
Passengers must be at least 42 inches tall to ride alone. Passengers under 42 inches tall must be accompanied by a chaperone.
To be considered a chaperone, you must be at least 16 years old and ensure that the child being chaperoned remains properly seated and follows all rules and regulations of the ride.
Passengers must have adequate head and neck control and be able to sit independently in an upright position during the ride. For safety, you should be in good health and free from high blood pressure, heart, back, or neck problems, motion sickness, or other conditions that could be aggravated by this ride. Expectant mothers should not ride. If a passenger cannot board the rides without someone assisting them, then they must be attended to on the ride as well. Wheelchairs should be folded and left at the exit area.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Children will love the playground area, which includes a duck pond, play train engine and caboose.
Casa de Fruta has delighted and refreshed travelers for generations. Waterwheels, tranquil ponds, and other mementos of yesteryear can be found throughout the Casa de Fruta grounds, making them the perfect spot for a family picnic or just a relaxing travel break.
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Birthdays at Casa de Fruta
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