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Schimpffs Confectionery

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347 Spring St, Jeffersonville, IN 47130-3449
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All reviews candy making soda fountain candy store hard candy great candy free samples front window root beer float dark chocolate lunch counter like stepping back in time cinnamon tea blast from the past sweet tooth pedestrian bridge caramel covered homemade candies
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So my in-laws wanted to take all the grandkids to see this place. It was near to watch the candy canes being made right in front of you. Didn't take too long from start to finish. Nice little candy shop, but expect higher prices since...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Holmesdog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Schimmps Candy store is a local gem! You can see the history of candy and of Jeffersonville contained with this beautiful building. But be sure to pick up a tin of red hot candy! It’s my favorite

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kelli D
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We were part of a tour group that stopped for a candy making demo. The shop uses some original candy making equipment to make hand made hard candy and chocolate confections. We watched them make their signature cinnamon hard candies and it was quite interesting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tagnrocky
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Location was recently expanded which added more area to eat and shop. Also allows for an extra register to open which will be wonderful on busy days. I normally visit in October in order to avoid the often crazy crowds that will gather mid November...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christine H
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

We were in Louisville for the weekend and had a couple of things already planned. Saw a snipit in a local tour guide book and decided to venture over to the candy museum. Barely made the cutoff time for their lunch counter for a great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Caycee W
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Such a neat experience. Still making candy the old fashioned way, was like stepping back in time. Has been in the family for 100+years. Got to watch chocolate making and the owners provided a demonstration making hard cinnamon candy. Loved the old fashioned soda/ice cream...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AdventerousJan
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

We purchased homemade candy, lemon drops as they’re my favorite, and it was kind of fun to watch them make them from scratch with the live demonstration. The staff is super friendly, and the building is very nostalgic inside. Worth the ride or walk across...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Victoria H
Reviewed August 28, 2018

This place has been in their family for 100+ years . Got to watch some hard candies being made as well as chocolates. Well worth the trip . Also tried an old fashioned fountain drink . It was great. Well worth the time to visit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fred S
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I took a group of 12 to Schimpff’s for candy making tour and lunch. This family owned business made our visit so much fun. Great hospitality by the whole staff with a wonderful lunch and of course the candy was awesome.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 443randals
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The hot cinnamon hard candy is purposefully made to allow you to taste the cinnamon without making your eyes & nose run. It was great. Order several individual chocolate cordials and they were all great. They have a soda shop as well, but ran out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Amanda S
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Your dad should not have any issue. Even if he did take his wheelchair inside, the display counters allow room to maneuver around and the eating tables would accommodate someone in a wheelchair, if needed.
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