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Hershey Gardens

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Address: 170 Hotel Road, Hershey, PA 17033
Phone Number: 717-534-3492
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Description: Established as a formal rose garden in 1937 by Milton Hershey, Hershey...
Established as a formal rose garden in 1937 by Milton Hershey, Hershey Gardens features more than 23 acres of horticultural excellence. Filled with magnificent theme gardens, colorful seasonal displays, the seasonal outdoor Butterfly House and the renowned rose garden filled with 5,000 rose bushes, Hershey Gardens simply must be experienced!
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Don't miss the Butterfly House

Wonderful gardens. Not incredibly easy to navigate with the map provided. The Butterfly House was the highlight - relatively small so it was very easy to see and identify many... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Northern VA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Wonderful gardens. Not incredibly easy to navigate with the map provided. The Butterfly House was the highlight - relatively small so it was very easy to see and identify many butterflies.

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Trinidad
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Rides was nice...mood was nice... Just a lovely place for the entire family. I would definitely visit again.

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Boonsboro, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

So quiet and peaceful. We were not there during peak season. Yet the grounds were still beautiful. This was a peaceful place to visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Inexpensive and a great place to walk around and admire the flowers. Butterfly hut and a small child oriented garden also

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Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

A nice walk around but a little challenging with a 6 year old. Butterfly house was great but smaller than anticipated. Labeling throughout needs improvement. Beautiful.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Our family of four just returned from a visit to Hershey Pennsylvania. We have one teen and one preteen and spent about an hour enjoying the garden and the butterfly house. It was a nice walk and we all enjoyed using the card provided in the butterfly house to locate the different species. Great photo opportunities throughout the garden.

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Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We were looking for a few hours of peace and quiet, and we found it here. Away from the noise of the amusement park, the grounds are manicured well, and the flowers are beautiful. I would think twice about this visit if you have to push a wheelchair due to some of the hills, and the most beautiful flowers are... More 

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alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I really enjoyed my trip to the gardens. It was indeed lovely. The plants were gorgeous and there is a nice view of Hershey Park. The butterfly exhibit was one of the nicest that I have been to. The ladies working in it were very helpful at sharing their knowledge about the butterflies and took the time to show us... More 

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Palmyra, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Gardens are beautiful with a great deal of history surrounding them. It took us over a hour to walk round the whole of the gardens. The butterfly house is fun, and a few of the butterflies landed on me, it was great that the staff gave you a display card as you go into the house, to show you the... More 

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Shenandoah National Park, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We have visited the gardens several times. The flowers and butterfly garden are beautiful. They have an area under construction... I was a little disappointed because it is in one of my previous favorite locations in the gardens (the area that overlooks Hershey Park...great photo opp location.) I'm sure the new conservatory will be worth it.

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Additional Information about Hershey Gardens

Address: Address: 170 Hotel Road, Hershey, PA 17033
Phone Number: 717-534-3492
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hershey
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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