Hersheypark is a world-renowned family theme park in Hershey in the Derry Township. Established in 1906 by Milton S. Hershey for the employees of the Hershey Chocolate Company, the popular leisure park was known as Hershey Park until 1970 and has been the recipient of several awards, including the IAAPA Applause Award.
Hersheypark’s opened the first rollercoaster ride called the Wild Cat in 1923, and after an expansion and renaming in 1970, the park added several new rides, including the SuperDooperlooper, and a 330-foot-tall observation tower called the Kissing Tower.
Hersheypark covers over 110 acres and is home to more than 70 rides and attractions, as well as ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park. Next door the park is Hershey’s Chocolate World, a visitor center that features a variety of restaurants and shops, and a chocolate factory-themed tour ride. Hersheypark
»Themed Areas and Rides
»Hershey Chocolate World
»ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park
»Shows and Entertainment
»Plan Your Visit
Things to Do in Pennsylvania: Hersheypark in Hershey
- Themed Areas and Rides
- Hershey Chocolate World
- Hershey Gardens
- ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park
- Shows and Entertainment
- Plan Your Visit
- Cover Photo: Hersheypark