Hershey, Pennsylvania: Hershey's Chocolate Factory Tour

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Hershey's Chocolate World

Address:
251 Park Blvd., Hershey, PA
Directions:
From Hersheypark Drive turn south at the traffic light (big Hershey Park sign) onto Park Blvd. Get in the left-hand lane and bear left when the road splits. Drive a half-mile. Turn left at the small sign into the parking lot for Hershey's Chocolate World (The tour is inside Chocolate World). Parking in the lot is free for three hours.
Hours:
Daily 9-8 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
717-534-4900
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
Major Fun
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Hershey's Chocolate World.

Hershey's Chocolate Factory Tour

The real chocolate factory tour is long gone, replaced by an automated ride, mega-gift store, and a pervasive, consumer-overload-experience of candied goodness.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [11/24/2013]

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Photo op.

Hershey's Chocolate Factory Tour

Free tour was nice, great for kids! The store was as described -- overload. Only one free, small, fun-size piece of chocolate was disappointing for my 5 year old, so I gave him mine too.

[Robert Ottlinger, 09/21/2021]

Chocolate vat.

Hershey's Chocolate Factory Tour

This is part of Hershey's Chocolate World. In addition to the factory tour, there is a 4D movie experience, a chocolate tasting class, an entertaining guided trolley tour around Hershey, and a build-your-own custom chocolate bar session. The Factory tour is free -- all the other experiences have a fee, but if you purchase three of them you get free parking! Very easy to spend the whole day here.

[E. Barone, 07/13/2014]

Roasting tunnel.

Chocolate World

At the end of the Chocolate World tour guests are given a sample of a Hershey brand chocolate. These samples often have peanuts. Ask for a non-peanut candy if you have an allergy. They usually will give you a plain Hershey bar instead.

[Brent Thompson, 01/09/2011]

Chocolate World.

Chocolate World

Fantastic 3d movie and loads of free chocolate. Don't bring the kids unless you have tons of wipes.

[Santee, 12/29/2010]

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