Turkey Hill Experience: Ice Cream Fun for the Whole Family

Turkey Hill Experience - Columbia, PA

Turkey Hill Experience

301 Linden Street
Columbia, PA 17512
717-684-0134

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Discover the Ice Cream Making Process First-Hand

At Turkey Hill Experience visitors walk through interactive exhibits that depict the ice cream-making process. Then become an ice cream maker for a day and create your own ice cream flavor!

This is not a guided tour of a working factory, but a series of fun, hands-on, interactive exhibits where you and your family can explore the ice cream-making process at your own pace. Visitors learn how ice cream and iced tea flavors are made in an enjoyable way. Youngsters can milk a mechanical cow and participate in the fun, hands-on exhibits. Plus, there are play opportunities designed just for kids.

And there are plenty of free samples of ice cream and iced tea to taste.

All exhibits and restrooms are wheelchair accessible.

See their online Photo Gallery to see more of what you will discover there.

Kids Can Create Their Own Ice Cream Flavor

At Turkey Hill Experience you can create your own ice cream flavor. You’ll follow the same steps Turkey Hill takes in their factory to try out new ice cream flavors.

You will start with vanilla ice cream, then add the flavoring you choose (and as much as you want) along with a variety of ingredients. And now you’ve created your very own ice cream flavor!

In the Turkey Hill Taste Lab, you can bring your new ice cream flavor to life and see how it tastes. Top it off with your favorite syrup and sample the results!

NOTE: A separate admission will be needed for the Taste Lab. Since seating in the Lab is limited, reservations are required.

Star in Your Own TV Commercial

After you have created your own ice cream flavor and packaging, you can also star in your own TV commercial promoting your new ice cream.

Afterward, you will be able to access your Create Your Own ice cream flavor, packaging, and commercial for up to 60 days.

 

Admission & Hours of Operation

A portion of the exhibits at Turkey Hill Experience is open to the public at no charge. However, there is an admission fee for the main interactive exhibit areas. They do offer a military personnel discount to both past and present members with a valid military ID. Same day tickets are available at the door. Advanced tickets can be purchased online.

The Turkey Hill Taste Lab is an expanded experience that often sells out. It is recommended that tickets be purchased in advance. You’ll find all the details here.

Hours of operation vary with the season. You can check their hours of operation here.

Annual membership plans are also available

Group Rates are Available

Special group rates are available for groups of 20 or more. And they offer birthday party packages are available and can be customized for your event.

Step-On Guided Tours of Columbia and Wrightsville, PA

Columbia, Pennsylvania has a fascinating history. It was originally one of the early prospective locations of the nation’s capital. And it played a role in the civil war. Step-on guides are available for motor coach groups to tour Columbia and nearby Wrightsville.

 

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Turkey Hill Experience

301 Linden Street
Columbia, PA 17512
717-684-0134

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Tickets     Taste Lab      Tea Discovery     Birthday Parties     Special Events    Education

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