Our scholastic programs are perfect for field trips for homeschool children & align with Pennsylvania curriculum standards.

Bring your kids to The Hershey Story and discover all things Hershey — the man, his business, the town, and the chocolate — in an active, hands-on way! Our unique programs reach far beyond history to include economics, geography, science, math and reading.

Join us for Homeschool Day!

Milton Hershey’s Cuba: A Sweet Venture in Sugar, 1916-1946
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Experience the newest special exhibit and learn about Milton Hershey’s other model town – Hershey, Cuba!
Plus, make a delicious candy bar in the Chocolate Lab.

Registration opens February 1.
(Space is limited; please register early.)
Registration and payment are required.

$10 per person (ages 2 and under are free)


Homeschool Programs Offered During the School Year

The Museum Experience exhibit space offers a variety of curriculum-themed “Museum EduQuest” hunts for children in preschool through Grade 12.

In the Chocolate Lab, students can learn and participate in a variety of classes…and they all include a take-home chocolate treat! From “Assembly Line Adventure” for younger students, to”Temper, Temper” for high school students, the Chocolate Lab offers participatory classes for all students.

Homeschool groups of 10 or more students are welcome Monday through Friday during the school year. Admission rates for these groups are as follows:

  • Museum Experience EduQuest (1 hour): $7.50
  • Chocolate Lab Class (45 min): $7.50
  • EduQuest and Chocolate Lab (2 hour): $10.00
  • Chaperones: One adult is admitted free for every five students. $9.00 for each additional adult

Schedule your homeschool group today! Make your reservation request here.

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