Latest Exhibit

Explore our online exhibits to view images from our collection and learn more about Hershey’s history.

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Online Resources

Use online resources to answer questions about events, people, businesses, and organizations by searching our chronology and informational essays.

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Research Hours

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Monday – Friday

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
First Saturday of every month

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Blog Posts

The Archives holds many collections from community organizations. Held between 1989 and 1991, the Hershey Senior Citizens Writing Project, includes essays by more than 50 authors who shared stories about growing up in Hershey and other small towns in the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s. To find out more click here.

What's New

  • New Online Exhibit: Destination Hershey: 1915
    Built in 1915, Hershey Convention Hall transformed Hershey into a destination for large conventions and nationa performers.  Learn more. . .  Click here.
  • New essay:

    Hershey Stadium..
    Why would a town of less than 3,000 people build a 16,000 seat stadium?

    Click here.