Family Fun in Hershey, The Sweetest Place On Earth
Treat your family to a getaway to Hershey, The Sweetest Place On Earth! What began as a town built on chocolate has become a fun destination featuring the latest and greatest in family entertainment. Experience Hersheypark, a world-class entertainment park; The Hershey Golf Collection; a chocolate-inspired spa; Hershey Gardens and Hershey Trolley Works. Catch top-name performers at Hersheypark Stadium and Giant Center. The oldest continuously operating team in the American Hockey League, The Hershey Bears, also play at Giant Center.
Families love Hershey’s Chocolate World attraction, the official visitors’ center of The Hershey Company and the most visited corporate visitors’ center in the United States. Admission to Hershey’s Chocolate World attraction and Hershey’s chocolate-making tour is free. Additional activities here include Hershey’s Chocolate Tasting Adventure, Hershey’s Really Big 3-D Show, a food court and gift shops that offer the widest selection of Hershey’s products anywhere! The newest experience here is Hershey’s Create Your Own Candy Bar. This all-new attraction allows you to step inside a real working chocolate factory and create your own candy bar.
Hershey Trolley Works offers chocolate-tasting, sightseeing and historical tours of Hershey, The Sweetest Place On Earth aboard an old-fashioned trolley car. It’s a sentimental journey through the town and the inspiring story of Mr. Hershey - along with the chocolates that made him famous. Tours operate year round.
The Hershey Story, The Museum On Chocolate Avenue is located in downtown Hershey under the iconic Hershey’s Kisses streetlights. This interactive museum will guide you on an inspirational journey through Milton S. Hershey’s lifetime and beyond, a tale spanning more than 150 years of trials and triumphs, philanthropic endeavors and one man’s unwavering confidence. Other activities include an interactive Chocolate Lab; Cafe Zola, which features the Countries of Origin Chocolate Tasting; and a museum shop.
Located in downtown Hershey, Hershey Theatre has established itself as the area’s premier performing arts center. It presents touring Broadway shows, classical music and dance attractions, family shows, and world-renowned entertainers.
Hershey is three hours from New York City, two hours from Philadelphia, and 90 minutes from the Washington/Baltimore metro area. Harrisburg International Airport is 15 miles from Hershey.
For more information, call 1-800-HERSHEY (1-800-437-7439).