Hershey Children's Garden

Special activities in Hershey Children's Garden

A new discovery every day

Hershey Children's Garden is open during normal Garden hours between March 18 and October 31. Please note that on days when the Garden is scheduled to close at 9pm, Hershey Children's Garden will close at dusk.

Spring Activities

Each week this spring, the activities will feature a new topic, and children will learn about everything from spring bulbs and seeds to frogs and insects:

March 18 - 19: Sun and Weather

March 25 - 26: Worms and Compost

April 1 - 2: Birds

April 8 - 9: Spring Bulbs

April 15 - 16: Seeds

April 22 - 23: Seasons

April 28 - 29: Earth Day

May 6 - 7: Arbor Day

May 13 - 14: Frogs

May 20 - 24: Farms

May 27 - 28: Bugs and Insects


Nature Tales Story Time


Throughout Hershey Children's Gardens season the popular Nature Tales Storytime storytelling series will take place at 11am every Thursday. In the event of inclement weather storytime will take place indoors.

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