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The Hershey Area

When it comes to attractions, activities and events, the Hershey area has something for everyone. We're a family vacation destination for coasters, chocolate and outdoor recreation, and we're a great spot for a weekend getaway filled with world-class dining and sightseeing.

Milton Hershey

Milton Hershey

Milton Hershey—the man who started it all—established The Hershey Company and left behind a sweet legacy. When he built his factory, he also established the town of Hershey and used his fortune over the years to invest in the community and his namesake school. His legacy lives on today in generations of lives he's touched through his philanthropy.


Spend the day enjoying roller coaster thrills, family rides, games, shows, and lots of sweet treats.

Explore 23 acres of botanical gardens and experience the year-round Butterfly Atrium!


Go wild at this 11-acre North American Wildlife Park featuring more than 200 animals from diverse habitats.

The Hershey Story Museum

Discover the sweet story of Milton Hershey through interactive exhibits and a hands-on Chocolate Lab.

Hershey / Harrisburg
Visit Hershey & Harrisburg

Round out your sweet trip with more attractions, museums, restaurants and sights in and around Hershey.

Pro Tips for Your Adventure

Hershey Landscape

Hershey, PA is a charming town built on chocolate. View our tips and ideas for your trip.

Historical photo of Hershey

What began as a factory tour has evolved into a place for sweet adventures. Learn more about the history of HERSHEY'S CHOCOLATE WORLD.

World's Largest HERSHEY'S KISSES

Mark your calendar! There's always something happening at HERSHEY'S CHOCOLATE WORLD Attraction.

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