Merrilville, Indiana: Gummi Bear Factory Tour

Self-guided in a big candy store. Peer through windows and watch the magic happen. Claims to be the only public tour of gummi manufacturing in the USA.

Albanese Candy Factory

5441 E. Lincoln Hwy, Merrilville, IN
Albanese Candy Factory. I-65 exit 253. Drive east on US Hwy 30 for about three miles. On the right.
M-Sa 9-8, Su 10-6 (Call to verify)
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Gummi Bear Factory Tour

Albanese Candy Factory and outlet store. In addition to selling candy, Albanese is a Gummi Bear factory open to the public. Viewing and tours are available.

[Richard Stockman, 05/12/2017]

It claims to be the only public tour for gummi manufacturing in the USA.

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In the region:
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