Harrisburg, PA

You know the candy, but do you know the story? Visitors of all ages can find out how Milton Hershey’s dream was the building block for the entire town. Elegant hotels, thrilling attractions, sprawling gardens, and more bear his name and delight visitors in every season.

For First Time Visitors

• Hersheypark
• Hershey’s Chocolate World Attraction
• The Pennsylvania State Capitol Building
• Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course
• The National Civil War Museum

For Repeat Visitors

• Echo Dell – Indian Echo Caverns
• Roundtop Mountain Resort
• Hershey Harrisburg Wine and Craft Beer Countries
• Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts


Hershey’s Chocolate World Attraction is the perfect place to explore the many wonders of chocolate!  Start your chocolate adventure on the free Hershey’s Chocolate Tour and learn how that famous Hershey’s chocolate is made.

Don’t miss Hershey’s Unwrapped and Hershey’s Create Your Own Candy Bar, where you can customize your very own chocolate bar and design the wrapper!

Enjoy a quick lunch (and dessert) at one of the many food court options in Chocolate World.

Spend the afternoon breathing in the sweet scent of chocolate in the air from your seat on Hershey Trolley Works, featuring chocolate sampling, sightseeing, and historical entertainment through Hershey The Sweetest Place On Earth®!  

See Milton Hershey’s birthplace, the original chocolate factory, and those famous kiss-shaped streetlamps along Chocolate Avenue!

For well over 100 years, “Hershey” has been synonymous with the Great American Chocolate Bar. At the Hershey Story—The Museum On Chocolate Avenue, take an inspirational journey through the life of Milton S. Hershey – the man, his chocolate company, the town that bears his name, and his generous legacy. Discover the unique qualities of chocolate with warm drinking chocolate samples from around the world at Tastings.


It’s time to ride!  With more than 70 rides and attractions at Hersheypark®, you’ll find something your speed in no time!

Cool off in the lazy river or other water attractions at The Boardwalk At Hersheypark®. 

New for 2020, Hershey’s ChocolatetownSM is an all-new region of Hersheypark featuring The ChocolatierSM, a full-service restaurant; The SweeterieSM, a scratch confectionery kitchen; and Milton’sSM Ice Cream Parlor


Begin your day with a walk through the beautiful Hershey Gardens, featuring their prized roses and a conservatory, home to hundreds of tropical butterflies.

Work off the chocolate samples with some shopping at Tanger Outlets Hershey, filled with designer and name-brand items at deeply discounted outlet prices. Plus, there is no tax on clothing and shoes in Pennsylvania!

All that outlet shopping is bound to make you thirsty. How about some locally brewed beer? At Tröegs Independent Brewing in Hershey, tour the factory and sample brews, including a few chocolate-inspired creations.

If you’re hungry for more adventure, try your luck at Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course, where you can place your bets on horse racing, up the ante at table game or two, and savor a delicious dinner at one of the casino’s five restaurants.


You’ve created chocolate, tasted chocolate, sipped chocolate – how about getting dipped in chocolate? You can do that and more while enjoying some of the innovative chocolate-infused treatments at The Spa At The Hotel Hershey®, affectionately known as The Chocolate Spa®!

Cap off the evening sipping craft beer or artfully inspired wine at The Vineyard and Brewery at Hershey.