- The list below includes 116 free or cheap things to do in or near Hershey, Pennsylvania, including 75 different types of inexpensive activities like History Museums, Music Venue, Movie Theaters and Breweries.
- From Hershey Gardens to Troegs Brewing Company, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Hershey and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Harrisburg, York, Mechanicsburg and Lancaster.
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705 Graystone Road, Manheim, PA 17545 MoreLess Info
Beginning as a poultry auction in 1925, Root's Country Market & Auction, has grown into the oldest, family-operated country market in Lancaster Country. Offering fresh foods, baked goods, meats and Poultry auctions, and crafts, you can find it at Root's.
River Park is a small four acre riverside park. Those interested in water activities may appreciate the floating docks and canoe and kayak parking. The park also maintains a picnic pavilion, charcoal grills, and public restrooms.
The Turkey Hill Experience is a self-guided, interactive activity that provides opportunities to engage with ice cream making and the dairy process. Milk a mechanical cow, design a virtual ice cream flavor, and bring it to life in the Taste Lab.
Located in York, Pennsylvania, the USA Weightlifting Hall of Fame is a museum and active competition venue with 200 seats and a regulation-size lifting platform. The competition hall is also a film theater that shows clips of historic weightlifters in action.
Adventure Park is an entirely accessible play site for children regardless of their abilities. Features of the park include the central Adventure Zone Playground, volleyball courts, a fitness trail, and snow tubing hills in the winter.
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Rocky Ridge County Park, 400 Deininger R, York, PA 17406 MoreLess Info
The 750-acre Rocky Ridge Park is mostly mature oak forest filled with multi-use trails and several observation decks. Other amenities include a softball field, volleyball court, horseshoe pits, natural playground and pavilions.
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514 Poplar St., Columbia, PA 17512 MoreLess Info
With exhibits comprising over 12 000 items, the National Watch & Clock Museum is North America's largest collection of timepieces. The exhibition galleries house numerous exhibits, with a special focus on 19th Century American clocks and watches.
Twin Ponds West is a large indoor sports facility that offers fields for soccer, lacrosse, baseball and field hockey. The biggest section of the facility is an indoor ice skating rink that can be used for general skating or ice hockey.