Families at the Museum Experience at The Hershey Story

The Hershey Story Museum

Learning is fun and hands-on at The Hershey Story Museum! There’s so much to do from exploring the life of Milton Hershey to trying your hand at creating a unique chocolate treat of your own. Also, become an apprentice, go on a scavenger hunt, and end your day in the best way – with something tasty and sweet!

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The Hershey Story is full of historical, interactive, and engaging activities for kids and families to explore and enjoy!

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Museum Experience

Walk your way through the life of Milton S. Hershey at the Museum Experience! Interact with exhibits and learn about his life – from his upbringing to early struggles to sweet success with Hershey’s Chocolate and the town he built, Hershey The Sweetest Place On Earth!

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Chocolate tastings from around the world

Tastings: Chocolate From Around the World

Taste a variety of chocolates from milk to dark at Tastings – an interactive chocolate tasting experience! Sample warm drinking chocolates as you treat your taste buds to flavors from around the world!

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Chocolate Lab

Roll up your sleeves! Get ready for some delicious fun in a hands-on class in the Chocolate Lab. You'll learn where cacao is grown, as well as how chocolate is made - then create a delicious masterpiece to take home! Forty-five minute classes offered daily for ages 4 and up.

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Special Exhibit: Chocolate Workers Wanted

Mr. Hershey needs your help in his factory! Guests can experience factory life working for Mr. Hershey between 1905 - 1925. Try your hand at roasting cocoa beans, weighing Hershey's Kisses, and more!

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Food & Drink

Take a break from all the chocolate-inspired learning, exploring, sharing, and tasting to grab a bite to eat at The Pantry Café. Choose from a wide selection of delicious breakfast items and lunch sandwiches, salads, and homemade signature desserts.

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