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Hammond's Candy Factory

5735 Washington St, Denver, CO 80216-1321
+1 303-333-5588
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Neat View of Candymaking

This was a pleasantly fun morning tour before our flight home. The tour starts with a great video... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sample of candy at the end of the tour

This is a fun activity to do with kids! Witness the candy factory by ‘free tour’ where candy canes... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“lollipops” (34 reviews)
“free tour” (53 reviews)
“gift shop” (70 reviews)
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5735 Washington St, Denver, CO 80216-1321
+1 303-333-5588

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a pleasantly fun morning tour before our flight home. The tour starts with a great video of the history of Hammond's Candy where they explain how it started and how it turned into what you see now. The time of the year will...More

Thank lord-xeon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fun activity to do with kids! Witness the candy factory by ‘free tour’ where candy canes are made by hand in August and shipped all over the country for a festive Christmas! The handmade chocolates are a big hit too! The factory...More

Thank gazzillion
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We dropped in post-brunch on a Saturday morning. Pleasantly surprised to find tour availability and so glad we did (a free tour nonetheless). It was so interesting to see the lollipops made and the business has such a fun story. 45 minute tour in total,...More

Thank courtney w
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Never thought a tour of a candy factory would be something I would enjoy, but I was wrong. This is someplace just about everyone can enjoy. The tour is fun and interesting. They were cranking out candy canes while we were there. I can remember...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

As a former worker in the confectionery industry I especially enjoyed this tour. After an introductory film you are taken out to view the operation on the actual factory floor. The guide was very friendly and informative and the story of the company is quite...More

Thank MartyG60950
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We took our 6 year old son. We were able to book our tour online ahead of time, so that was a time saver. Our hands were stamped and then we were given a cute paper hat to wear. At the beginning of the tour,...More

Thank MichelleNC
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We took the kids by this place during our vacation to Denver, CO. This is a must see. It is so interesting to see how their candy is made. make sure you get there with at least 2 hours as you might have to wait...More

Thank Lewis B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I expected my 5 and 7 year old to be very interested in touring a candy factory. I did not realize my husband would be the biggest fan. The tour starts with picking up hats for a behind the scenes feel. After that there is...More

Thank 2jenlin
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time learning about this Made in America company. Learned how the products are made and free candy after the tour. Best buy is to buy case lots but also enjoyed spending time in their gift shop.

Thank Joseph W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We could only visit on a Saturday, when production is less than on weekdays, but still enjoyed our visit very much. If you can go on a weekday, that is a better plan. The gift shop is the real draw--it is huge and full of...More

Thank KatrinaPa
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29 October 2017|
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Response from Chris W | Reviewed this property |
Yes! At the end of the tour. :)
19 October 2017|
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Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
Three years old could be OK. Watching the physical hand-making of candy held the attention of some small children who were part of our tour when we visited Hammond's. If your child can handle a visit to the grocery store... More
12 January 2017|
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Response from HammondsCandies | Property representative |
Hi there! We do not make any sugar free candy, but we do have a small selection of sugar free items in our store. Please feel free to call if you have any additional questions!