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Hershey Essential Info


Hershey is a city in the Harrisburg area of Pennsylvania. It has a rich history and cultural significance being the birthplace of Hershey's Chocolate. One of the city's most well known attractions is Hersheypark, a theme park that provides fun for the family.

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Fun Facts

  1. Wilt Chamberlain’s famous 100-point game was played in Hersheypark Arena.
  2. Hershey Park was founded by candy magnate Milton S. Hershey.
  3. Hershey is popularly called "Chocolatetown, USA", and is also referred to as "The Sweetest Place on Earth".
  4. TheThe Kiss Lamps in Hershey, alternating between wrapped and unwrapped, were first installed in 1963.
  5. Milton Hershey, the founder of Hershey, was supposed to be in the Titanic.

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