We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hershey Gardens

170 Hotel Rd, Across from The Hotel Hershey, Hershey, PA 17033-9508
+1 717-534-3492
Website
Save
Review Highlights
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
theshu2121
,
Chesterton, Indiana
Read all 1,035 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
LOCATION
170 Hotel Rd, Across from The Hotel Hershey, Hershey, PA 17033-9508
CONTACT
Website
+1 717-534-3492
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (1,035)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,026 reviews

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
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Devon Seafood + Steak
911 reviews
1.37 km away
Troegs Brewing Company
639 reviews
1.15 km away
The Chocolate Avenue Grill
1,378 reviews
1.49 km away
Fenicci's Restaurant
2,192 reviews
1.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hersheypark
5,744 reviews
1.14 km away
The Hershey Story
1,323 reviews
1.41 km away
Troegs Brewing Company
408 reviews
1.15 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
summerjul09
25 June 2017|
Answer Show all 4 answers
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.
0
Votes
kmooch
9 May 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
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.
1
Vote
kathyanderson5g
25 April 2017|
Answer Show all 9 answers
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.
0
Votes