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Hammond's Candy Factory

#12 of 73 Tours in Denver
Certificate of Excellence
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Address: 5735 Washington St, Denver, CO 80216-1321
Phone Number: +1 303-333-5588
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 16:30
Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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Missed the tour but the giftshop staff was nice enough to give us a quick viewing of the production floor and explain the operation. (Excellent ambassador for the business). We... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are in Denver and have an hour to kill, stop by for a quick tour. It was really cute, quite informative and you even get a free treat at the end. Fun for all ages. It smells like heaven in there!!!!

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Thank Sarah W
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was supposed to be a big treat for my grandson - which it was - but I really enjoyed it too. The history of the company and the particularity that goes into candy making was fascinating and largely unknown by me. The tour was fun and lively with samples, and a trip to the gift shop (with more candy!)... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Missed the tour but the giftshop staff was nice enough to give us a quick viewing of the production floor and explain the operation. (Excellent ambassador for the business). We did not leave the gift shop empty handed. Mmmm

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

See how candy is made. Long time company with lots of employees on display making candy products from scratch. Informative tour and short movie about history. Ends in nicely stocked gift shop. Sweet experience.

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kansas city
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

This could be a great tour, but you spend most of the time walking a long hallway with a window to the factory. And then near the end watching some video monitors of different areas of the factory. Not interactive at all. Video in the beginning was too long, especially for kids. Much potential here...

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

I love touring Hammonds, and have been there three times. It is so interesting to watch how they make the candy, and the sweet aroma of sweets. The tourr is very nice, and their gift shop is like being in Willie Wonkas Chocolate factory.

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Thank Gardenia65
Marysville, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Very interesting tour and it's free. My wife wanted to do this tour and I expected it to be boring. It definitely was not boring. I ended up taking a couple videos of the candy making processes. I'd never seen a factory so "hands-on." The tour starts with a video and then proceeds to a viewing hallway. Fascinating! And they... More 

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Thank JeffMarysville
Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

You get a free sample. And you get to watch how candy is made. I wish they had seating where you could see and sit at the same time. Cause you are kinda just left standing there. And if you have any feet or back pain, that's not so fun. But it was cool. Had a hard time hearing what... More 

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Thank Tabatha R
New Berlin, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This was one of the best things we did on our vacation. So cool. And it would be great for kids. We were the only ones on the tour so we got to ask alot of question. This is a must do!

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Shakopee, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Fall is a slower time of year for them so we were able to walk right in and get on the next tour. Cost is free and they even have little hats for kids (or adults). It was really fun to just look through the windows in the factory to see what everyone was doing. The website said it would... More 

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