School Groups

School Groups

School Groups

Learning is FUNdamental at Hersheypark! Students will enjoy the hands-on experiences available across curriculums during our Education Days! Not able to visit on an Education Day? Utilize our Math, Science, or Physics Guides to customize a visit on the date of your choice.


School Order Form

Homeschool Order Form

2016 Education Days

Presented by Lebanon Valley College.

Math Day - Friday, April 29

Calculate a variety of real-life, real-time equations within the Park using probabilities, percentages, problem-solving, and more. Download the Hersheypark Math Manual with NCTM standards for activities such as creating graphs, plots, and tessellations.

Physics Day - Friday, May 6

Hersheypark becomes a giant physics laboratory on this special day! Download our Physics Guide and apply the principles of physics to measure how force, energy, mass, and other concepts keep Hersheypark rides going up…and coming down! Download the Hersheypark Physics Manual.

Science Day – Friday, May 13

Using our Physical Science Guide, students will be challenged to measure, calculate, experience, and comprehend physical science concepts such as speed, energy, and force. Download the Hersheypark Science Manual.

1-2 PM - ZooAmerica Animal Encounter located in front of the ZooAmerica Entrance in Kissing Tower Hill. Come meet some of our ZooAmerica animals and learn all about them during this presentation by our ZooAmerica staff.

Due to safety regulations, PASCO vests are no longer permitted on rides.

Business & Marketing Day – Friday, May 20

Business & Marketing experts from Hersheypark will give a presentation discussing a variety of business and marketing disciplines.

11 AM - "How To Run A Theme Park" Panel Discussion and Q & A session located in the Amphitheatre.

Entertaining Arts Day – Thursday, May 26

The spotlight shines on the award-winning shows at Hersheypark on Entertainment Day!

11:45AM in the Aquatheatre: Come watch our "Friends From The Sea" show and participate in a
Q & A with the trainers after the show!

1 PM at Take The Stage in Founder's Way: Behind The Scenes opportunity with our Choc-A-Fellas and The Soda Pops. Come watch some of their instrumental and singing rehearsals!

2 PM at Music Box Theatre: Q & A Session with some of the Hersheypark production staff & cast.

Health & Wellness Day – Friday, May 27

Spend a day of wellness and physical activity at Hersheypark! Students will start the day with an interactive and educational Health Fair as they work their way through our study guide on nutrition and well-being. Then, your group can purchase our healthy dining options and spend the rest of the day exploring 121 acres of fun. It's a day focused on Hersheypark Happy and Hersheypark Healthy! Download the Hersheypark Wellness Manual.

Homeschool Month - May

Hersheypark invites homeschool families to enjoy a special admission discount during the month of May! Visit on one of our scheduled education days and participate in the fun and learning with other school groups. Open select days in May. Please refer to Summer Operating Calendar.

Homeschool groups can also enjoy group rates on educational programs and attractions at Hershey’s Chocolate World attraction for the month of May!

Other Educational Attractions

Hershey's Chocolate World Attraction - Free Admission!

See how chocolate is made on the Chocolate Tour Ride – new for 2016 free and even sweeter! Plan your chocolate adventure today!

The Hershey Story – The Museum On Chocolate Avenue

The Hershey Story's Museum Experience provides visitors with a guided journey through Milton S. Hershey's legacy. Learn about Mr. Hershey's entrepreneurial ventures and philanthropy to his realization of a town built on chocolate.

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