Effective 5/31/21, all COVID-19 restrictions related to gatherings, restaurants, and other businesses were lifted. The masking order was lifted on 6/28/21. However, businesses and organizations may continue to implement mask policies and individuals may continue to mask if they choose to do so. Our restaurants, shops, attractions, and hotels are ready to welcome you. We encourage visitors to seek and heed the latest expert guidance and take any necessary precautions.

See Updates and Resources
BACK TO PREVIOUS PAGE

Hershey Gardens

170 Hotel Road,
Hershey, PA 17033
(717) 534-3492
website
details

Hershey Gardens is a dazzling 23-acre botanical garden that inspires memorable experiences and provide valuable learning opportunities in a family-friendly setting. Overlooking the town of Hershey, guests can explore themed gardens, colorful seasonal displays, unique trees more than 5,000 breathtaking roses, and hundreds of fluttering butterflies in the outdoor butterfly house (summer only).

Young visitors will enjoy the enchantment of The Children's Garden, where they are greeted with a fine spray of water from Hershey Kiss shaped misters. The meandering pathways provide plenty of opportunities for hands-on activity, discovery and fun! Travel through a Caterpillar tunnel; smell chocolate-themed plants, sail through the Chocolate Tropics; tell time on a human sundial and more.

Now open year-round, the Butterfly Atrium, located in the new Conservatory, is home to more than 600 tropical and North American butterflies representing 200 to 300 species. Guests can walk among the flying butterflies in a tropical environment.

Hershey Gardens also hosts a variety of fun and educational events throughout the season. Be sure to check our website for more information about these exciting programs.

amenities
Overview
Things to Do
Information
  • Gift Shop:
  • Hours: Seasonal hours; see website
  • Months Open: Open year-round
  • Notes: The Butterfly Atrium is open daily 9 am to 5 pm.
  • Parking: Parking Lot
Quick Check
  • Credit Cards Accepted:
Amenities
  • Restaurant/Snack Bar:
  • Restrooms:
Family Fun
  • All Ages:
  • Under 4:
map
events