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Spangler Candy Factory

400 N Portland St, Bryan, OH 43506-1257
+1 888-636-4221
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Great tour and museum!

Both kids and grownups enjoy this tour, which shows you how Dum Dum lollipops are made, as well as... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Hicksville, Ohio
Very interesting and informative

Having no idea that this factory was even in Ohio, we were pleasantly surprised to find that we... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Canadian Lakes, MI
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Spangler Candy Company is a family-owned private company making candy since 1906. Our products include lollipops, candy canes, and marshmallow candies. Visit the Spangler Candy Store for gift baskets, Dum Dums t-shirts, and candy! While your're there, be sure to drop by the museum to learn about Spangler Candy's history. Don't forget to buy a ticket for the trolley tour of the factory too! It's a great way for both kids and adults to learn about their favorite candy!
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“trolley ride” (9 reviews)
“free samples” (9 reviews)
“food safety” (2 reviews)
400 N Portland St, Bryan, OH 43506-1257

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Both kids and grownups enjoy this tour, which shows you how Dum Dum lollipops are made, as well as candy canes and circus peanuts. The trolley ride through the factory is fun.

Thank FrauMadame
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Having no idea that this factory was even in Ohio, we were pleasantly surprised to find that we could take what proved to be the delightful and very informative trolley tour.

Thank SandraT118
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great candy factory that's been there for years. They give tours and have a good gift store. Don't go there hungry!

Thank TessKen
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Tours of this candy factory are given every 1/2 - hour as you ride a trolley around the warehouse. Tours are $5 per adult, Children 6-18 years $3, Children 5 & Under Free with paid Adult, Seniors $4. Call ahead (419.633.6439) to make sure they...More

Thank Linda44149
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I toured Spangler Candy Co. as a kid probably 30 years ago. The tour was pretty cool, you could see the machines folding and kneading the hot candy prior to it being stretched and molded into lollipops and candy canes. The smell was amazing, watching...More

Thank Roth M
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Nothing spectacular unless you're a kid lol, but it was a fun little tour for anyone. Missed getting to see the dum dum guy though ha..

Thank green36eyes
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I have been here before years earlier. This time I took my Grand boys. They couldn't wait. They were excited to see their favorite suckers on the outside wall. You enter into Museum which my 4 yr old thought was interesting. He lined looking at...More

Thank Charlotte272
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We were first time visitors to the Spangler Candy Factory in Bryan, Ohio. Parking is right outside the entrance so an easy walk with pictures of Dum Dum Suckers on the outside of the building and the year the flavor came to be You enter...More

1  Thank ITeach47
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We went in with "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" dreams of grandeur. We boarded the trolly and headed off into the factory. We discovered that this was largely a tour of the distribution and packaging functions of the factory and not the actual production of...More

Thank ExploringNWO
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed. The tour took us 3x around the warehouse. Mostly saw stacks of empty boxes and wood pallets. Staff was really friendly.

1  Thank Cookeville T
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Devin B
15 October 2015|
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Response from Sonny_circumvehor | Reviewed this property |
I don't think I listed a price, just a quick review of a fun quick side trip..
Deb B
31 July 2015|
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Response from SpanglerCandy | Property representative |
Summer hours (through Labor Day) are 10am to 3pm Monday through Friday. Admission to the store/museum is free. Trolley tours cost $5 for adults, $4 for seniors (65+), $3 for children ages 6-18, free for children 5 and under... More
Deb B
31 July 2015|
Response from SpanglerCandy | Property representative |
Take I-80/I-90 East into Ohio. Take Ohio 15 South via Exit 13. Go 10 miles, into Bryan, and turn right on Mulberry Street. Go 4 blocks to Spangler Candy Company, and follow the signs to the store/museum parking lot. We look... More