Columbus, Ohio: Giant Buckeye, Chocolate Factory Tour

Anthony-Thomas chocolate factory gives tours, and sells the World's Largest Buckeye -- made of chocolate and peanut butter -- in its gift shop.


1777 Arlingate Lane, Columbus, OH
Anthony-Thomas. I-70 exit 94. Turn right onto Wilson Rd. Drive one mile. Turn left onto Trabue Rd. Drive a quarter-mile. Turn right onto Arlingate Lane. Drive a quarter-mile. Entrance on the left.
Tours summer Tu-Th 9-3; no W in winter. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $2.
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Largest Buckeye.

Giant Buckeye

The retail area of the Anthony-Thomas chocolate factory has a giant Buckeye for sale, made out of chocolate and peanut butter. From the looks of the case it (or a fresh version of it) is a pretty permanent fixture. According to the tour guide, they make the official OSU buckeyes and periodically donate these as fundraisers, or to serve at University functions. Incidentally, the factory gives a pretty interesting tour. It costs a small amount, but they give you a voucher for the same amount to spend on chocolate, so it's more or less free. Plus, you get a buckeye (normal size) to sample.

[Kitsa, 08/02/2019]


World's Largest Chocolate Buckeye

Inside the Anthony Thomas Factory store is the World's Largest Buckeye made of chocolate, along with a bunch of other chocolate goodies. The best part is you can buy the buckeye for $3,500.

[David, 10/11/2017]

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