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Hershey Gardens

170 Hotel Rd, Across from The Hotel Hershey, Hershey, PA 17033-9508
+1 717-534-3492
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Butterfly Exhibit was very nice

We enjoyed the butterfly exhibit. The staff was very knowledgeable and gave a lot of facts about... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Middlesex, New Jersey
Not during the winter

We just visited Hershey Gardens and was disappointed. A review yesterday mentioned beautiful roses... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jan L
Lake Mary, Florida
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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.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
170 Hotel Rd, Across from The Hotel Hershey, Hershey, PA 17033-9508
+1 717-534-3492
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed the butterfly exhibit. The staff was very knowledgeable and gave a lot of facts about the butterflies. It is SO hot in there so take advantage of the coat rack they offer or you will swelter. Of course it needs to be warm...More

Thank saintmels
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We just visited Hershey Gardens and was disappointed. A review yesterday mentioned beautiful roses but there were no flowers or other plants. Considering the cooler weather I hadn't expected much but price was the same and not worth $50 for 4 of us to walk...More

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We found this a very pleasant place to visit with an interesting and beautify garden. It is kept very nice and the staff is very pleasant we enjoyed strolling through here and found as the Sunday morning, when we visited there were very few guest...More

Thank EGRap
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Pumpkin Glow is one of our favorite Halloween Activities. We learned a few years ago that while Hersheypark in the Dark happens for three weekends in October, Pumpkin Glow is only scheduled for two of them. So we are sure to check the dates...More

Thank kesrya
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to relax for while and enjoy the gardens and the butterfly atrium. Nice location overlooking Hershey Park and very near Hershey Hotel.

Thank Rick E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Originally, my mom wanted to stay in the car, and I told her...trust me you will love this place. My mom loves roses and enjoyed being surrounded by the beautiful flowers. We enjoyed the butterfly room too. We were there for an hour. Great place...More

Thank HyMaryland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The butterfly attrium was smaller than I expected but absolutely beautiful. Once spending time in there realized it is the perfect size with the perfect amount of butterflies. They are all gorgeous.

Thank patriciatV6985TA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The butterfly house was a real treat and the grounds were pretty and well kept. Staff was helpful as well

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gardens are so peaceful and relaxing. There are many little gardens in the one big on, rock garden herb garden etc.

Thank Cath430
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended pumpkin glow, which was very nice. It was crowded, so attendants were directing traffic. The pumpkins are amazing and lead you through the gardens on a path wirh candy stops. My daughter really enjoyed it.

Thank LovetheBeach821
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14 August 2017|
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Response from STARRYFERRARI | Reviewed this property |
it is open all year!!! And different exhibits throughout the year!
26 June 2017|
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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.
9 May 2017|
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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.