Hershey's Chocolate World in Hershey, PA

Hershey's Chocolate World101 Chocolate World WayHershey, PA 17033
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Feel like a kid again at Hershey’s Chocolate World Pennsylvania! Create your own candy bar; go on a chocolate-tasting journey at Hershey’s Unwrapped interactive show; and ride through town on a Hershey trolley tour. It’s a sweet chocolate adventure for the entire family. Choose from individual Hershey's Chocolate World tickets and money-saving ticket bundles.

up to 3.5 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

  • Parking and admission to Hershey's Chocolate World is free, so you can explore the attraction without an entrance fee.
  • Design, assemble, and personalize your own chocolate bar in the "Create Your Own Candy Bar" activity.
  • Visit on a weekday if looking to avoid crowds. Saturdays are the busiest days to visit Chocolate World and nearby Hersheypark.
  • Check out special trolley shows, specific to each season.
  • Receive a complimentary chocolate sample during the chocolate tour.
  • Don't forget to pick up some Hershey's chocolates or souvenirs as a tasty reminder of your visit.
  • Various dining options are available on site where you can purchase Hershey-themed meals and treats.


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See, smell, touch, do, and taste all the excitement at Hershey's Chocolate World in Pennsylvania. There's no better place to experience the sweetness and wonder of candy!

Creating candy, sipping milkshakes, and discovering how Hershey's makes their world-famous Hershey's Chocolate are just a few ways to experience the fun at Hershey's Chocolate World.

Hershey's Chocolate World attractions include:
  • Hershey's Chocolate Tour: Ride along the sweetest journey on Earth to see how cocoa beans become world-famous Hershey's Chocolate. There is no cost for the tour, including a complimentary sample!
  • Create Your Own Candy Bar: Immerse yourself in an authentic Hershey's factory experience. Choose your ingredients and design your own wrapper. You'll create more than just a candy bar – you'll create some unforgettable family memories!
  • Hershey's Unwrapped - A Chocolate Tasting Tour: From the bean to bar and everything in between, Hershey's Unwrapped is sure to dazzle your taste buds, fill you with laughter, and sweeten you with Hershey heartwarming moments.
  • Hershey Trolley Works: All Aboard for a don't-miss experience full of laughter, song, history and chocolate! Trolley Show Options available.

Design Your Adventure - Maximize your fun and savings. Design your adventure today with a ticket bundle:
  • Adventure 1: Create Your Own Candy Bar, Hershey’s Unwrapped, Hershey Trolley Works & Hershey’s Great Candy Expedition
  • Adventure 2: Create Your Own Candy Bar, Hershey’s Unwrapped & Hershey’s Great Candy Expedition
  • Adventure 3: Create Your Own Candy Bar & Hershey’s Great Candy Expedition
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hershey's Chocolate World

Where is Hershey's Chocolate World?

Hershey's Chocolate World Pennsylvania is located off Hersheypark Drive at 101 Chocolate World Way, Hershey, PA 17033.

What time does Hershey Chocolate World open?

Hershey's Chocolate World attraction in Hershey, PA, is open year-round. The attraction opens at 9 AM. Closing times vary. Hours are subject to change.

How long should I plan to spend at Hershey's Chocolate World?

Hershey's Chocolate World can take from 30 minutes to an entire day to do all that's available there. Plan for at least 2 to 4 hours to fully enjoy the Hershey's Chocolate Tour, "Create Your Own Candy Bar" experience, shopping, dining, and any additional attractions or entertainment, depending on your interests and crowd size.

What is the best day of the week to visit Hershey's Chocolate World Pennsylvania?

If you have flexibility in your travels plans, please consider visiting on a weekday. Saturdays are typically the busiest days at Hershey's Chocolate World.

How much is parking at Hershey's Chocolate World?

Short-term parking (three-hour limit) is free. There is a daily parking fee of $25 for all-day parking. But, if you book an Adventure 1 "Do-It-All" Bundle that includes all 4 extra activities (4D Chocolate Movie, Create Your Own Candy Bar, Hershey's Unwrapped, and Hershey Trolley Works), you will get free parking all day.

Does Hershey's Chocolate World have a park map?

Yes. Maps are available in the lobby upon arrival.

Does Hershey's Chocolate World have free WiFi?

Free WiFi is available throughout Hershey's Chocolate World. Connect your device to the "HCWguest" network and accept the terms of service to access the network.

Is there a shuttle service available?

Yes, guests who stay at The Official Resorts of Hersheypark may enjoy a complimentary shuttle service to Hershey's Chocolate World every day it's open. The shuttles run approximately every 1/2 hour, depending on traffic.

Does Hershey’s Chocolate World sell adult beverages?

Yes. Hershey’s Chocolate World offers a selection of beer and wine. All guests wishing to purchase alcohol must be 21 years or older and be prepared to show a photo ID. Acceptable IDs include driver’s licenses and passports. Only one drink may be purchased at a time and must be consumed in the Food Hall. They also sell six packs to go. Alcohol service will start at 11:30 am and end one hour before closing. Enjoy responsibly.

What exactly do I need a ticket to enjoy once I’m in the building?

You need a ticket to experience Create Your Own Candy Bar, Hershey's Unwrapped, and Hershey Trolley Works.

Do all guests need a ticket to enter the Create Your Own Candy Bar experience?

All guests who enter Create Your Own Candy Bar experience must purchase a ticket. Children ages 2 and under are free if they are not creating a candy bar. Children ages 8 and under creating a candy bar must be accompanied by an adult who has purchased a ticket.

What are the different trolley tours at Hershey Trolley Works?

Hershey Trolley Works offers a variety of trolley tours throughout the year, including the following: (1) Original Trolley Show - 45 minutes; Memorial Day - Labor Day. (2) Historical Trolley Tour - 75 minutes; offered year-round. (3) Trick or Treat Trolley Tour - 40 minutes; seasonal. (4) Holly Jolly Trolley Show - 40 minutes; seasonal.

Are strollers permitted inside Hershey's Chocolate World?

Strollers are allowed inside the building but must be parked in a designated area to ride the rides. Strollers are available for rent on-site.

Is Hershey's Chocolate World wheelchair accessible?

Hershey’s Chocolate Tour, Chocolate Tasting Experience and Hershey’s Great Candy Expedition are wheelchair accessible. Boarding the Hershey's Chocolate Tour ride requires crossing a moving turntable. Guests in motorized wheelchairs or specialized strollers will need to transfer to a manual wheelchair for the duration of the ride. Guests wishing to experience the Hershey Trolley Works Tour must be able to ascend three steps with the assistance of a Hershey Trolley Works Attendant. Special 'in-car' tours are available for guests who cannot ascend three steps.