Ohio’s Oldest Candy Shop, Wittich’s, Has Been Around Since 1840 And It’s Not Hard To See Why

There’s nothing like an old school chocolate shop to make you nostalgic for the good old days. Here in Ohio, we’re fortunate to have a candy shop that’s been around since 1840. Wittich’s Candy Shop in Circleville is the oldest confectionary in the state—and the nation. Few people realize just how special this humble candy shop and soda fountain is. If you live in Ohio and have yet to experience the homemade goodies from Wittich’s, you’re truly missing out.

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Have you ever been to Wittich’s before? If so, what’s your favorite treat to order? Share your thoughts, memories and experiences with us!

For more delicious candy shops in Ohio, check out our previous articles: The Gigantic Candy Store In Ohio You’ll Want To Visit Over And Over Again and The Sweetest Road Trip In Ohio Takes You To 7 Old School Chocolate Shops.

Address: 117 W High St, Circleville, OH 43113, USA