Hershey Gardens is home to 11 theme gardens, a seasonal Butterfly House, arboretum, and oak grove. Changing throughout the seasons, the Gardens is designed to inspire and educate both the botany enthusiast and those who simply seek the brilliant colors of our ever changing landscape.
Hershey Gardens offers special discount admission rates for Groups of 20 or more individuals. One complimentary admission ticket is offered for every 20 tickets purchased.
To schedule a group visit or for more information call 717-508-5970 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hershey Gardens is located on Hotel Road opposite The Hotel Hershey. Get directions.
Free bus and motorcoach parking is available. Please use caution when walking through the parking area to and from the vehicle.
- To drop off your guests, the bus MUST pull up to the blue line, which is clearly marked.
- Please do NOT block parking lot entrance.
- Hershey Gardens has a NO IDLING policy in order to reduce our carbon footprint.
Registration and Payment
The tour leader is required to make one payment for the entire group at the Admissions window. Cash, check or credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express) are acceptable forms of payment.
Maps of Hershey Gardens are available upon arrival.
Professionally Guided Tours
Tour guide service is available (reservations required.) The maximum number of guests per tour guide is 25 people. The rate is $150.00 per tour guide, and the time allotment is 1.5 to 2 hours.
*Professionally guided tours are subject to availability.
Entering the Butterfly House
Hershey Gardens requests that large groups (20 or more) enter the Butterfly House in smaller groups
(10-12 people) to avoid congestion. The Butterfly House is open seasonally from late spring to early September.
For additional information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions.