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Hershey Gardens

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Loved the butterfly atrium!!

The main building had 2 areas of interest, a large room with decorated Christmas trees, which was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Germantown, Maryland
Loved, loved, loved!

This was hands down one of the highlights of our trip. They had an exhibit featuring almost a dozen... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Warminster, Pennsylvania
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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...more
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170 Hotel Rd, Across from The Hotel Hershey, Hershey, PA 17033-9508
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The main building had 2 areas of interest, a large room with decorated Christmas trees, which was nice (they were professionally and elaborately decorated) and the main attraction, the butterfly atrium. After a few minutes enjoying the trees, I headed into the atrium and really...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was hands down one of the highlights of our trip. They had an exhibit featuring almost a dozen gorgeous Christmas trees and it was really a beautiful display. The butterfly room was AMAZING and SO much fun to meander along the path and snap...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Over looking Hershey’s adventure park on top of a hill and surrounded with pristine lawn. The garden’s one mile walk starts with the butterfly atrium. Temperature of 85f, Of the atrium I would recommend to leave the jacket in the coat room or in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On my 6th trip to Hershey Garderns I guess you could say I am hooked. A great way to pace the day and spend time indoors and outdoors as time and weather permits. In summer the Rose Garden is spectacular. They sometimes sell some of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank patriciabatkinson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard they decorated for the Christmas holiday so we went one afternoon, the entry fee wasn't much - around $11. The outdoor grounds didn't have much but it is a nice walk if it's not cold. I'd imagine it to be just beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JoeytravelerNJ
Reviewed December 1, 2018

Even though it was winter, it was a beautiful walk outside in the gardens. There is a magical butterfly atrium to visit. Can't wait to go back when the various gardens are in bloom, Children's, Japanese, Bouder etc.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Linda T
Reviewed November 12, 2018

We came in November, which, much of the outside flowers were not in bloom, but, I would have gone anyway for the Butterflies alone!! Beautiful and Serene in there, it's a small area but butterflies everywhere, such beautiful colors, too.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank DelawareSparky
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This was a very nice afternoon at the gardens and butterfly exhibit. Great for all ages, the roses were in bloom and beautiful. Great interactive area for children.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bostonguy87
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Even though we went in late Fall and most of the flowering plants had gone dormant it was still very pretty! The butterfly house was awesome. Walking thru the gardens was peaceful and calming. The Hoop House is a must see!!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Kerry B
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Pumpkin Glow and thoroughly enjoyed it. The artwork of the carved pumpkins was amazing and shouldn’t be taken for granted. For those of us who struggle to make a Jack O Lantern, the talent that it took to carve...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Linda F
November 10, 2018|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do decorate a number of trees inside. I do not believe that they decorate the gardens but am not sure. I am sure the hotel will also be decorated as well.
Mary B
June 25, 2018|
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Response from Jill M | Property representative |
Prices vary, depending on the age of the guest and time of year. Please check the website under "Tickets and Directions" for more information.
March 20, 2018|
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Response from PennsylvaniaTripper | Reviewed this property |
It would depend on what those children enjoy. There’s a children’s garden with musical interactive toys and several other things that encourage imaginative play.. There are some really cool weeping trees that are fun to play... More