Hershey Trolley Works

Take a ride through the town of Hershey on one of our trolley tours for a live show packed with fun facts, laughter, history and chocolate samples!

Trolley Works
Front of Trolley

All Aboard

Watch as the inspiring story of Milton Hershey and his HERSHEY'S Chocolate unfolds, between the historic landmarks just outside your window and the charismatic conductors sharing incredible-but-true stories!

People dancing on Trolley

Tickets: Hershey Trolley Works

Adult (ages 13+): $18.95
Child (ages 3-12): $15.95
Children ages 2 and under: FREE

Preview tour options below. Enter the queue at least 10 minutes prior to showtime.

  45-75 MINS

HOLLY JOLLY TROLLEY

  • November 11-13, 18-20, 23-27
  • December 2-4, 9-11, 16-24, 26-31 & January 1
  • 40 minutes
  • A joyous family tradition, this seasonal variation of the Original Trolley Show is completely Christmas themed. Enjoy caroling, heartwarming stories from the life of Mr. Hershey, and a visit from a certain jolly old elf! Magical moments fill the trolley as he recognizes children in the audience from his “nice list” and offers a gift to one and all.

 

SWEET LIGHTS TROLLEY

  • November 11-13, 18-20, 23-27
  • December 2-4, 9-11, 16-23, 26-31 & January 1
  • 50-60 minutes in light traffic, 90-100 minutes Saturday evenings
  • Sit back and relax on this journey through Hershey Sweet Lights, the drive-through holiday spectacular presented by HERSHEYPARK. Leave your car (and extra wait time) behind as we enter through our exclusive private entrance. Then, admire the lights while your host shares caroling and HERSHEY’S Chocolate to get everyone in the Christmas spirit.

HISTORICAL TROLLEY TOUR

  • Year-Round
  • Daily; 75 minutes
  • Join your conductor on an in-depth sightseeing and chocolate-tasting journey throughout Hershey of today and years past. As you learn about the life of Milton Hershey, you'll visit all the historical sites in the town he created, from his birthplace and the original HERSHEY’S Chocolate factory to the famous HERSHEY’S KISSES streetlights and his historic home, Highpoint Mansion. And during your ride, sample the flavors that made Mr. Hershey famous too!

ORIGINAL TROLLEY SHOW

  • Memorial Day – Labor Day
  • Daily, 45 minutes
  • This funny, family-friendly show-on-wheels brings the story of Milton Hershey to life as it journeys past the main sites of his town. Meet the important people in Mr. Hershey’s life, spreading laughter as they hop on and off the trolley. Share their chocolate, join them in song and marvel at just how many characters can be squeezed into one show!

TRICK-OR-TREAT TROLLEY

  • September 17-18, 24-25
  • October 1-2, 8-9, 14-16, 21-23, 28-30
  • 45 minutes
  • A seasonal variation of the Original Trolley Show, this special Halloween-themed tour is not scary, but does have lots of tricks and treats! Interact with the characters during a ride through town visiting the sites that tell the story of Mr. and Mrs. Hershey’s great love for children and its inspiration for the Milton Hershey School.

Ticket Bundles

Maximize your fun and savings with a ticket bundle that includes this attraction! Bundles are limited, so book early online.

Happenings at HERSHEY’S CHOCOLATE WORLD

Decorate with Mrs. Claus

Ring in the season with a little Hershey's heartwarming at this festive, interactive show!

Photos with Santa

Bring the entire family and create a new holiday tradition in the World's Largest HERSHEY'S Candy Store!

HERSHEY'S Holiday Chocolate House

Each year, the sweetest house in town is decorated entirely with HERSHEY'S chocolate and candy.

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