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Chocolate Lab classes starting at 11:30 a.m.
February 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Chocolate Lab tickets are available on a first come – first served basis and may be purchased at The Hershey Story admissions desk on the day of the class. Space is limited. Children must be at least 4 years old to enter the Lab.
11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Make a Berry Bar
Mold and customize your own milk chocolate bar using dried strawberries and other edible decorations. Learn Milton Hershey’s inspirational “rags-to-riches” story and the details surrounding the chocolate-making process.
1:00 to 1:45 p.m.
Try it with Truffles
In his first business, Milton Hershey sold hand-made confections in dazzling variety. Try your hand at creating your own, hand-made truffles in this class. Hand-roll dark chocolate ganache, dip in chocolate and customize with a selection of toppings. This class is suitable for adults and families with children ages 4 and up.
2:30 to 3:15 p.m.
Heart of Chocolate
Follow in Milton Hershey’s footsteps as you design your own heart-shaped milk chocolate confection. Choose ingredients to add based on flavor, appearance and personal preference. Learn how Milton Hershey’s entrepreneurial spirit led him to create one of the world’s greatest chocolate businesses. Also learn how chocolate is grown and processed. This class is suitable for adults and families with children ages 4 and up.