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The Hershey Story Hours of Operation

The Hershey Story is temporarily closed due to COVID-19 concerns.

As of now, The Hershey Story is not allowed to re-open until Dauphin County is in the “green phase” of Gov. Wolf’s Process to Reopen Pennsylvania Plan.

Please see our updated Health & Safety Guidelines, which will go into effect upon our re-opening.

(The Pantry Café at The Hershey Story
opens at 8 a.m. daily and closes at 5 p.m.)


10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. including Easter Sunday


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


1st through 26th: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
27th through 30th: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.


1st through 7th: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
8th through 30th: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Closed Thanksgiving Day


1st through 23rd: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
24th: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day
26th through 31st: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Important Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • All videos are captioned
  • No pets please; service animals only
  • Food and drink are not allowed in the exhibit areas
  • Photography is permitted. The use of tripods, monopods and selfie sticks is not permitted.
  • Smoke-free facility; this includes electronic cigarettes
  • Shirt and shoes required. No bathing suits, please
  • Heelys and other wheeled shoes are prohibited in the building
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