Rated the #1 Amusement Park in the Northeast by Family Fun Magazine, hERSHEYPARK offers fun and excitement for every member of the family! HERSHEYPARK is home to over 60 rides and attractions, including 10 thrilling roller coasters, 6 drenching water rides, and over two dozen kiddies rides. With live entertainment daily, a dolphin and sea lion show, games, food, and shopping, HERSHEYPARK has something to delight every member of your family.
• Chocolate Factory - 1.3 Miles
The official visitors center of Hershey Foods Corporation is open daily and always free. Meet the HERSHEY'S Product Characters, learn all about chocolate-making, experience HERSHEY'S Really Big 3D Show, and of course, eat some chocolate! Whether you're visiting Hershey for a week or a day, it's an adventure you won't want to miss.
• Make Your Own Chocolate
Step into a world that's bursting with excitement and sweetness at HERSHEY'S CHOCOLATE WORLD, the official visitors center of Hershey Foods Corporation - open daily and always free.
• Zoo America -1.2 Miles
ZOOAMERICA is an 11-acre walk-through zoo home to animals and living plants native to five regions of North America. Over 200 animals, representing 75 species, ZOOAMERICA is open year-round, allowing guests to view and enjoy our native wildlife throughout the seasons. The Zoo is located just across the walking bridge from HERSHEYPARK.
• Hershey Garden - 2.5 Miles
Hershey Gardens opened as a 3.5 acre rose garden in 1937 and expanded to its current 23 acres by 1942. The tradition continues today with themed gardens, spectacular seasonal displays, beautiful rare trees, an amazing outdoor Butterfly House, 7,000 breathtaking roses, and much more!
• Harrisburg - Capital Bulding
Hershey is also only minutes away from Harrisburg, where the classical State Capitol building, award-winning state museum, and new National Civil War Museum delight thousands of visitors every day.
Just 45 minutes south of Hershey is the hallowed ground of Gettysburg National Military Park, site of the Civil War's most decisive battle. Fascinating tours, exhibits, special events, and programs bring history to life for all visitors, young and old.
Hershey is just 30 minutes from Lancaster Country, 45 minutes from the historic Gettysburg Battlefield National Park, and just minutes from the PA State Capitol in Harrisburg.
• Hershey Trolly Tour
All aboard for a memorable excursion on the Hershey Trolley! The journey begins in front of Hershey Chocolate World, and from there, singing trolley conductors take you on a fascinating, sentimental journey that is engaging for all ages. Don’t miss the old-fashioned fun and informative entertainment of this one-of-a-kind ride through the town built on chocolate.
• Outlet at Hershey - 1.5 Miles
If you like bargains, you’re in the right place! Liz Claiborne, Reebok, Nautica, and G.H. Bass, along with 60 other outlet stores, are located right next to HERSHEYPARK! It’s all the brands you love, at prices you won’t believe! Plus, as a guest of THE HOTEL HERSHEY or HERSHEY Lodge you’ll receive a Preferred Shoppers Card to use for even more savings.