The Hershey Story, The Museum on Chocolate Avenue

63 W. Chocolate Ave.
Hershey, PA 17033- Map It
(717) 534-8939

AAA Editor Notes

The Hershey Story, The Museum on Chocolate Avenue is downtown at 63 W. Chocolate Ave. (US 422). This museum features exhibits about Milton S. Hershey's life, including his chocolate factory, the town he created and his philanthropic legacy. In the lobby, visitors can sample various flavors of single-origin warm drinking chocolate "flights" at Tastings. Chocolate Lab classes explore the qualities of chocolate and explain techniques of working with chocolate like tempering, dipping and molding. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
Museum or Chocolate Lab $12.50; $11.50 (ages 62+); $9 (ages 3-12). Combination Museum and Chocolate Lab $20; $19 (ages 62+); $15 (ages 4-12). A fee is charged for Tastings. Ages 0-12 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Ages 0-3 are not permitted in the lab.
Hours: Open daily at 9, Feb.-Dec.; at 10, rest of year. Closing times vary; phone ahead. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.