- TripBuzz found 114 things to do with kids in or near Hershey, Pennsylvania, including 98 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like York, Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg and Lancaster.
- From Giant Center to ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park, the Hershey area offers 68 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Amusement Parks (All Ages), Theaters and Sports Stadiums (Professional).
- Home of the Hershey Chocolate Factory and theme park, Hershey, Pennsylvania is known to locals and visitors as the 'Sweetest Place On Earth'. Hershey kisses adorn street lights as the confectionary scent of chocolate wafts through the cities air. Other family friendly attractions include a zoo, gardens, a falconry and Dutch Wonderland.
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22 Springs Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Segway Tours of Gettysburg (SegTours, LLC) offers tours of Gettysburg on Segways. The company offers two tours of the battlefield: a western end and a eastern end, or can offer specialized tours.
George Washington Shriver brought the home, now the Shriver House Museum, in 1859 for $290. Visitors to the museum can tour four restored floors of the home with costumed guides, and learn about the civilian experience during the Civil War.
90% 502 votes
778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA MoreLess Info
Offering a historical journey through the largest battle of the Civil War, Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours takes guests through the major historical sites of the area. The bus guide narrates the history of the battle in the 2-hour tour.
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47 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Gettysburg Ghost Tours offers guided, one-hour evening candlelit walks around the historical battlefield. Focusing on visiting areas that local legends repute to be haunted at this historical site, the tour recommends reservations for its nightly excursions.
93% 411 votes
111 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to preserving the history for the largest battle of the Civil War, Gettysburg Seminary Ridge Museum contains educational exhibits. The exhibits display information about the battle, the hospital that cared for the wounded, and its religious history.
50% 138 votes
789 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA MoreLess Info
The only complete wax collection of American Presidents and their first ladies in the region is contained within the Hall of Presidents & First Ladies. It is located across the street from the Gettysburg Tour Center directly adjacent to the National Cemetery.
The Historic Tour Company offers educational, engaging, and exciting tours of Gettysburg with two tour options: a 2.5 hour tour of the premier battlefield or the 2 hour tour of the battlefield with content for kids.
A popular stop before any battlefield tour is a visit to the Gettysburg Diorama. The unique small-scale depiction of the battlefield features over 20,000 hand-painted 3D miniatures and helps visitors understand the history visually while a guide tells a story of the three-day battle.
99% 5726 votes
1195 Baltimore Pike (Route 97), Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
The Gettysburg National Military Park is built on the site of the deadliest battle during the American Civil War when 51,000 people were killed. The park offers a visitor's center with films and information, a museum, bookstore, refreshments in a Civil War restaurant, guided tours, and living history reenactmen…