This 100-Year-Old Candy Factory In Colorado Gives Free Tours That Your Whole Family Will Love

Do you remember reading (or watching) Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and wishing you could immerse yourself in a wonderland of confections? While we may not be able to step into the fictional world of Willy Wonka, there are a few sweet spots that come pretty darn close – including this 100-year-old chocolate factory in Colorado that makes all of its candy on-site and offers free tours that the whole family will love.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Address: 5735 Washington Street, Denver, CO 80216

Have you taken a tour of Hammond’s? Do you have any tips for newbies? Share them (and any pictures you may have taken) in the comments! For even more free Colorado tours, check out these 7 Fantastic Factory Tours You Can Only Take In Colorado.