Pennsylvania

The Turkey Hill Experience

 
Turkey Hill Experience is the perfect venue for field trips! Learn how Turkey Hill ice cream is made, sit in our milk truck, create your own virtual ice cream flavor and packaging, and star in your own Turkey Hill Commercial. Milk our mechanical cows and learn about the people and culture of Turkey Hill Dairy. Enjoy unlimited free samples!  
 
 
Contact Info
Address: 301 Linden Street, Columbia, PA 17512. Lancaster County.
 
Tel: 844-847-4884.
 
 
 
Hrs: Open 7 days/week. Special extended hours for groups available upon request for larger groups. Regular operating hours vary and can be viewed on website.
 
SCHOOLS
Students will learn about the history of Turkey Hill Dairy on a self-guided tour of the facility’s interactive exhibits. Taste Lab, a hands-on, educational experience, allows students to develop and taste the flavors they’ve created virtually. Seating is limited, reservations are required. Taste Lab is NOT allergen free. Learn more about educational field trips
 
Contact Info
Contact: Kim Dolly. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades.
 
Group Size: 20 minimum.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-3 hours, depending on time of year and activities requested.
 
Cost: Varies depending on activities requested.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, STEM.
Topics Covered: Business, economics, culinary science, dairy, nutrition.
 
SCOUTS
Girl Scouts can work on Inventor badges on a field trip to the Turkey Hill Experience. The Taste Lab will get their inventor minds thinking while they create their very own flavors of ice cream. Learn more about the Taste Lab
 
Contact Info
Contact: Kim Dolly. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades.
 
Group Size: 20 minimum.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-3 hours, depending on time of year and activities requested.
 
Cost: Varies depending on activities requested.
 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art, STEM. 
Topics Covered: Topics Covered: Business, economics, culinary science.
 
HOMESCHOOL
Homeschool groups can learn about the science behind Turkey Hill’s ice cream and iced tea on Homeschool Day! Homeschoolers will learn how to make ice cream and evaluate quality of Turkey Hill’s products through ice cream cutting and sampling. Get tickets for Homeschool Day
 
Contact Info
Contact: Kim Dolly. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades.
 
Group Size: Varies.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours.
 
Cost: Varies depending on activities requested.
 
Topics Covered: Business, economics, culinary science, dairy, nutrition.