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Ethel M Chocolates Factory and Cactus Garden

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Address: 2 Cactus Garden Dr., Henderson, NV 89014
Phone Number: +1 702-435-2608
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8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No
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Ethel M Chocolates is a Mars, Inc. brand that strives to represent the very...

Ethel M Chocolates is a Mars, Inc. brand that strives to represent the very best chocolates of the Mars portfolio (M&M'S(R), SNICKERS(R), DOVE(R), TWIX(R), and more). Since 1981, our factory has been located at its original location in Henderson, NV, where we maintain the tradition of crafting gourmet chocolate gifts from Ethel Mars' original recipes. Learn more about our chocolates and shop online or visit Ethel M Chocolates in Henderson to view the factory, explore the cactus garden and taste gourmet samples.

Remember, though, in order to produce high quality premium chocolate, we have a varying production schedule, and can not guarantee that the chocolate factory will be producing chocolate at all times. You WILL have the opportunity to learn how Ethel M Chocolates has been made for over 30 years, taste some of our chocolate samples, and visit our chocolate gift shop. Choose from our premium chocolate collections or pick your favorite pieces in a Design Your Own box. Ethel M makes the perfect gift for that special someone, a friend, or even a great self indulgence. Finish your visit with a stroll through our botanical cactus garden, one of the largest in the southwest United States, featuring over one hundred varieties of cacti and exotic plants.

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Only One Sample!!!

This is a fun place to visit and we take a lot of out-of-town visitors there. You can see how they make their candy and at the end of the tour, you get ONE piece of candy!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Henderson, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are Vegas over the holidays, try to build in an hour or two for a visit to the Ethel M Factory and Cactus Garden. The Cactus Garden is magical, lit with thousands of tiny lights. And the weather is perfect this time of year for a stroll, ending with a brief tour through the factory for a free... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fun to visit. You can watch them make the chocolate and get a free sample. Make sure to walk through the gardens. There dark chocolate truffles are to die for. I especially love their raspberry truffles covered in dark chocolate.

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Thank sandykaye2016
Henderson, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a great place to go during the Winter months; it's decorated really nice for Christmas. Oh, the SMELL of the treats - is well you'll gain weight just from the aroma :) Buy one of there fabulous caramel apples and they will slice it.....YUMMMMMMMMMMM

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Thank 4melivelaughlove
Henderson, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The best time of the year to visit Ethel M is at Christmas. For several weeks the cactus garden is transformed into a colorful experience with colored lights and displays. There are several extra events during this time frame. Enjoy the factory tour and free sample. Make sure you try the hot chocolate. This is a great family experience. The... More 

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Thank nancy2451
Henderson, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

December is a fun time for Ethel M. It is especially nice for young children. The cactus garden is decked out with colored lights and animated winter scenes. It is magical. And it is relatively small. Where some venues take much longer to get through, you can push your stroller through the paths in the cactus garden in a short... More 

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Thank Kathleen E
Henderson, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We are locals, as such, we often visit Ethel M Chocolate Factory and Cactus Garden. My husband ran a chocolate factory back in PA. and knows his chocolate. According to him, Ethel M's produces some of the World's finest chocolates, excellent quality. One of the reasons, besides the great chocolate, is the incredible, beautiful Cactus Garden, this alone is reason... More 

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Henderson, Nevada, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not only can you watch the delicious chocolates being made (and get a sample at the end of the tour), you'll love wandering around the cactus gardens. May is when most of the flowers are in bloom, but Christmas time is gorgeous at night with all the lights decorating the garden

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Thank Terry B
Henderson, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I am not a huge chocolate fan but I enjoy the light show and singers and watching the assembly and reading the displays during the holiday season. I have also enjoyed walking the garden during the day in the winter and summer.

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Thank Lawito
Henderson, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Their chocolates are to die for. I am a chocolate lover, especially the bitter sweet and dark chocolate varieties.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a fun place to visit and we take a lot of out-of-town visitors there. You can see how they make their candy and at the end of the tour, you get ONE piece of candy!

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