We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hershey Gardens

170 Hotel Rd, Across from The Hotel Hershey, Hershey, PA 17033-9508
+1 717-534-3492
Save
Review Highlights
Beautiful garden

We love visiting gardens every where we go but is is one of the best. We were afraid with it being... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bcbc1
via mobile
Beautiful spot to visit

I have always wanted to go to Hershey Gardens but am usually in Hershey in January. Thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Connie F
,
marlton
Read all 1,098 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Open year-round, Hershey Gardens' new Milton & Catherine Hershey Conservatory features an indoor, tropical Butterfly Atrium, where guests can experience hundreds of butterflies and tropical plants. Opened in 1937, the 23-acre outdoor garden features a renowned rose garden, magnificent theme gardens, colorful seasonal displays, and a whimsical Children's Garden.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butterfly house” (274 reviews)
“rose garden” (85 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION
170 Hotel Rd, Across from The Hotel Hershey, Hershey, PA 17033-9508
CONTACT
+1 717-534-3492
Write a Review
Reviews (1,098)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,089 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We love visiting gardens every where we go but is is one of the best. We were afraid with it being fall it might not be as pretty as spring time. Boy were we wrong. The mums we beautiful they had them all over the...More

Thank Bcbc1
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have always wanted to go to Hershey Gardens but am usually in Hershey in January. Thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful rose garden and the butterfly atrium. We have never seen so many butterflies in an area - more than Denver, Niagara Falls, Key West. Would...More

Thank Connie F
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you love flowers and fragrance than this is the place you will want to visit-Out in the country-fresh air and so close to the sky you will feel that you can stretch it-The lights from the park at night are amazing and welcoming

1  Thank Sandra K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nothing spectacular here. Can see a great overview or the park .. and the butterflies are neat, but the gardens weren't well kept.

Thank Ralph0406
Reviewed 1 week ago

A worthwhile way to spend a morning. Beautiful gardens, butterflies and helpful guides and volunteers. A great place to walk through and reflect on the beauty of Hershey grounds.

Thank ghpkap
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are on a quest to visit all 50 states. We also try to go to botanic gardens in each state. The Hershey Gardens stack up, against many we have seen so far. Impeccably groomed, nice variety, clever "stories" in each area, and the added...More

Thank cheryden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go to see the butterflies, but were amazed at the flowers still in bloom. The roses were beautiful. The set up of the gardens flowed really well. I would really like to return in the spring.

1  Thank juri62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hershey Gardens was clean, and the staff was extremely friendly and helpful in holding doors open, guiding us through the new butterfly atrium, conservatory and gardens. I could have spent more time in the gardens, relaxing, and I will definitely visit the gardens again to...More

2  Thank SMR1670
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love hanging out at the Hershey Hotel, relaxing and great food & drink. The gardens are very well kept and the brunch was amazing.

1  Thank logelincj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful garden. And the butterfly exhibit was top notch. You could actually smell roses in the air. This was a pleasant surprise and we got free tickets for staying at the hotel hershey.

1  Thank sherigirl1
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Devon Seafood + Steak
944 reviews
1.36 km away
Troegs Brewing Company
676 reviews
1.16 km away
Houlihan's
828 reviews
1.38 km away
The Circular
643 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hersheypark
6,056 reviews
1.29 km away
The Hershey Story
1,395 reviews
1.41 km away
Troegs Brewing Company
437 reviews
1.17 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Bcbc1
14 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from STARRYFERRARI | Reviewed this property |
it is open all year!!! And different exhibits throughout the year!
1
Vote
summerjul09
26 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Cassaundra S | Reviewed this property |
No you can not. These are well maintained gardens so I don't think want to risk killing a plant or grass from dogs.
0
Votes
kmooch
9 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Jill M | Property representative |
Hershey Gardens is wheelchair accessible. To avoid steep terrain, please follow the suggested route on the map guide. Hershey Gardens has a limited number of manual wheelchairs available on a first-come, first-served basis.
1
Vote