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Hershey Trolley Works

251 Park Blvd, Hershey, PA 17033-2753
+1 717-533-3000
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Must go, good for older kids

Our tour guide was a teacher and very knowledgeable in history. So we loved every moment of the... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Z7507TBsandrap
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Springfield, United States
Learn and sing along the trolley route

What fun! We rode the trolley around Hershey seeing the sights of Mr. Hershey's accomplishments... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
brenda s
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LaPorte
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Hershey Trolley Works is based in Hershey's Chocolate World, and all of our tours start and end there. We offer sightseeing, chocolate tasting, historical explorations of the inspiring story of Hershey 364 days a year. During the summer and seasonal weekend of fall and Christmas, our format is a family friendly 45 minute show on the trolley where two actors bring the story to life in a uniquely entertaining way. We also offer a more in depth 75 minute excursion on the trolley, guided by one of our highly entertaining conductors throughout the spring and fall,with limited offerings in summer as well.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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251 Park Blvd, Hershey, PA 17033-2753
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+1 717-533-3000
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Our tour guide was a teacher and very knowledgeable in history. So we loved every moment of the tour. But for little kids, after eating all the chocolate - it is like lullaby. They fall asleep. Chocolate tasting on the tour is great too. Specially...More

2  Thank Z7507TBsandrap
Reviewed 13 June 2017

What fun! We rode the trolley around Hershey seeing the sights of Mr. Hershey's accomplishments. You see the school house he went to, the beautiful home he had built for his wife. The chocolate factory's and so much more. The story being told by 2...More

2  Thank brenda s
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

This novelty history tour books up quick! Make sure you reserve your spot as soon as you know what time you want to ride. The tour is fantastic and on Saturday's, expect it to be full. We learned a lot about Hershey and its namesake...More

2  Thank dena f
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We saw most of the major attractions in Hersey but this trolley tour was the highlight of our stay. Very informative and entertaining. Our "Conductor" was well over 70 so knew all the history first hand. He was very polished and professional but also very...More

3  Thank Barry M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This is a very educational and enlightening tour. It's definitely a one time activity, but it helps you understand the big picture of Milton Hershey and his historical footprints in the area.

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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are houseparents at the Milton Hershey School. We brought some out-of-town friends on the Hershey Trolley today. Our driver was John and our tour guide was Dirk (a Milton Hershey School graduate!!!). Our tour was about to start, when a passenger...More

3  Thank tiaratara10
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Though it is a bit pricey about $20 per adult for a 75 minute tour, the time and money are fairly well spent. Our guide was engaging, full of the facts you need to know of Hershey , the man and the town. You start...More

3  Thank tank1050
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The trolley ride was informative, educational, and just plain fun. The staff did a wonderful job keeping us entertained. Yes, he told corny jokes, but that's part of the deal. You learn the history of chocolate, you also learn Milton Hershey and his wife "Kitty"...More

1  Thank Keona W
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We came here from Florida. I am big fan of hershey candy and my daughter who read biography book about Mr. Hershey and my friend who is from Pittsburgh but nevet visit hershey decided to go for this wonderful tour. The guide was young man...More

1  Thank hiromi w
Reviewed 18 April 2017

It was an excellent tour. The staff were very helpful, knowledgeable and funny. They will tell you the history of Hersey Chocolate. They will tell you about Milton Hershey. The fascinating story of Milton Hershey is very inspiring. The presentation of this piece of history...More

1  Thank Sourav D
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Keirsten N
1 April 2017|
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Response from Curt S | Property representative |
There are not restrooms on the trolley. However we start and end near the front doors of Hershey's Chocolate World, and the restrooms are right inside the door.
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peppatty61
27 March 2017|
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Response from Curt S | Property representative |
Chocolate & History Trolleys run about 70 minutes. Our seasonal trolleys are shorter (Summer Trolley Show, Trick or Treat Trolley, Holly Jolly Trolley), usually running about 45 minutes. Holly Jolly is actually a bit... More
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Amabel M
3 October 2016|
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Response from Traveledd_one | Reviewed this property |
There are many different packages or bundles of pricing. Multiple ways to group various activities and save money. You can even go online and purchase tickets prior to arriving at the park. How much was this particular... More
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