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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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VERY lovely gardens: 15 specialty gardens and a wonderful butterfly atrium

Great place to visit for a lesiurely stroll through many gardens; many benches to rest and mediate... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Melody M
Coatesville, Pennsylvania
Nice place to visit

We go here around 2pm. Our kids loved the butterfly house and walking around the whole park. It... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Chesterton, Indiana
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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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170 Hotel Rd, Across from The Hotel Hershey, Hershey, PA 17033-9508
+1 717-534-3492
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Reviewed yesterday

Great place to visit for a lesiurely stroll through many gardens; many benches to rest and mediate; Swan pool; highlight is the butterfly atrium; lots of walking

Thank Melody M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We go here around 2pm. Our kids loved the butterfly house and walking around the whole park. It was after a 5 hour drive so it was a prefect spot to stretch our legs. It was nicer than we expected.

Thank theshu2121
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is totally worth the price of admission! The atrium is filled with beautiful butterflies and the gardens are absolutely lovely!

Thank meteachprek
Reviewed 6 days ago

LOVE LOVE LOVE this place! Huge gardens, beautiful off season! Large enough for hours of fun! My little ones loved the children's gardens!

Thank Pickymommy123
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved the Hershey Gardens and Butterfly Atrium. It was definitely one of the highlights of my visit to Hershey and Harrisburg.

Thank dpendgracs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our teenage sons grudgingly visit the Hershey Gardens. The butterfly exhibit has become a permanent exhibit in the new building. The butterfly guide cards are sadly no longer provided and it seemed like their were fewer types of butterflies. The new building is beautiful and...More

Thank 4redheadsonaroadtrip
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you buy ticket ( both Lab and museum) in the Hershey Story , you will get good discount in the Hershey garden ( don't loose your respect , you have to show it at admission office. It's a very beautiful place! There is a...More

Thank Alina Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful gardens and butterfly garden that was amazing. So many butterflies flying around and you can watch them eat and drink. There are so many varieties and colors. There are benches in gardens to rest and it is a quiet, relaxing walk. Wear good shoes,...More

Thank darla p
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gardens are beautiful with lots of variety. Every plant variety is clearly named and the different sections each have a unique feel. Beyond the well cared for plants and flowers, there's a wonderful view of both The Hotel Hershey and Hersheypark. The butterfly exhibit...More

Thank ECvacationer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a must see garden. The butterfly garden is the best. There are so many to see and they are gorgeous. The gardens and the walk around is amazing. They do a great job

Thank christyo836
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25 June 2017|
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Response from South_Park_Aardvark | Reviewed this property |
Their web site says pets are prohibited with the exception of service animals. Go to the visitor information page for more details. Hope this helps.
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.
25 April 2017|
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Response from Jill M | Property representative |
There are benches throughout the exterior. However, there is limited seating in the Conservatory, and no seating in the Butterfly Atrium.