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Hershey’s Unwrapped to Open This Month at Hershey’s Chocolate World

May 15, 2019 GMT

HERSHEY, Pa., May 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Looking for something new to do with the entire family this Summer? Hershey’s Chocolate World in Hershey, PA just announced Hershey’s Unwrapped, a new, fully immersive, interactive experience that will take families on a fun chocolate tasting journey. The new Hershey’s Unwrapped attraction is set to officially open on May 20, 2019.

Hershey’s fans will be greeted by a quirky Professor who welcomes them into a theatrical show designed to tickle taste buds and practice utilizing their senses before introducing them to Doc Chocolate, a seasoned chocolatier. From there, guests, enter a secret chocolate lab, where they will participate in a delicious chocolate experiment. With Doc Chocolate, the audience will have the opportunity to taste some of the Hershey’s brands most iconic and sought-after chocolates.


“Multiple generations of families have created memories at Hershey’s Chocolate World over the last four decades. For our guests, the standard for a new attraction is high,” said Suzanne Jones, Vice President, The Hershey Experience. “That’s why I’m so excited about Hershey’s Unwrapped. This experience will truly exceed those high expectations, with a lot of laughs – and of course plenty of chocolate – along the way.”

RWS Entertainment Group, an Emmy Award-winning production company, has partnered with Hershey’s Chocolate World to help bring the Hershey’s Unwrapped experience to life. Using a custom soundtrack, state of the art scenic design, captivating visuals and interactive characters, guests will experience an unforgettable, immersive journey designed to electrify the senses.

The Hershey’s Unwrapped experience is the latest attraction to be featured at Hershey’s Chocolate World, which currently includes a 4D Chocolate Movie, Trolley Works, Create Your Own Candy Bar and Hershey’s Chocolate Tour ride.

Tickets for the Hershey’s Unwrapped attraction are $15.95 for adults, $12.95 for kids, children 2 and under are free. Ask about bundling these tickets with other attractions for a way to save. Tickets can be purchased at Hershey’s Chocolate World or www.hersheyschocolateworld.com.

About HersheyThe Hershey Company, celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019, is headquartered in Hershey, Pa., and is an industry-leading snacks company known for bringing goodness to the world through its iconic brands, remarkable people and enduring commitment to help children succeed. Hershey has approximately 16,500 employees around the world who work every day to deliver delicious, quality products. The company has more than 80 brands around the world that drive more than $7.8 billion in annual revenues, including such iconic brand names as Hershey’s, Reese’s, Kit Kat, Jolly Rancher, Ice Breakers, SkinnyPop and Pirate’s Booty.


For 125 years, Hershey has been committed to operating fairly, ethically and sustainably. Hershey founder, Milton Hershey, created the Milton Hershey School in 1909 and since then the company has focused on helping children succeed.

To learn more visit: www.thehersheycompany.com


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