Pennsylvania

Herr's Snack Factory Tour

Visit the factory and experience first-hand how Herr’s produces their favorite snacks. Student groups will learn about the technology of a factory and all the different aspects involved in creating tasty snacks. On the Potato Chip tour, groups will follow the process of slicing, flavoring, cooking, and packaging a potato slice. The Pretzel tour walks students through the doughy stages of a pretzel, to the twisting and salting machines. Tours are supplemented with videos and a personal guide that will take the group through the factory. Each tour begins with a film on the history of the Herr’s factory in the Chipper’s Theatre. 
 
Contact Info
Address: 271 Old Baltimore Pike, Nottingham, PA 19362. Chester County. Tel: 800-284-7488. Email: herrsnackfactorytour@herrs.com. Website: www.herrs.com. Hrs: Vary. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Cost: Free. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Science
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science

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