Okay, so I’m only kidding on that. I actually started the Hersheypark History Group on February 29, 2012. It’s really four years old, but this is the first time we … Continue Reading Hersheypark History Group turns 1!
Printed on May 7, 1972, in The Patriot-News, was a special section all about the grand opening of the new Hersheypark (although it was renamed a year earlier in 1971). … Continue Reading …A Happy Experience | May 7, 1972
If you’re interested in seeing how Hersheypark evolved between the 70s and 80s, here is a video showing the maps of the park for every season between 1972 and 1988 … Continue Reading Hersheypark Maps | 1972 – 1988
For Throwback Thursday, here’s an advertisement printed on July 4, 1976, from the construction services companies that worked for Hersheypark during the the 1970s renovations. They were congratulating Hersheypark on … Continue Reading TBT #1: July 4, 1976
Here is a great video I found that was in the public domain. This was cut from a larger video, but this is all of what was filmed in Hersheypark … Continue Reading Hersheypark | June 23, 1975