Just north of downtown Denver is the internationally known Hammonds Candies. Not only can you buy candy in the Willy Wonka like gift shop but you have take a free tour of the candy making facility.

Hammond’s Candies Factory Tours

Unlock Your Inner Sweet Tooth

Hammond’s Candy turns 90 this year, and they have an Oops Room at the new facility on Washington St. Candy broken during the packaging process are packaged & sold at a bulk discount ($5/pound). Hammond’s also recently acquired a Texas taffy company. Kenneth D. Lyons, The Denver Post

Hammond’s complimentary candy factory tours are fun and educational for candy lovers of all ages! Hundreds of thousands of people from across the globe have seen how our famous, handcrafted candy canes, ribbon candy, and lollipops are pulled, twisted, and shaped by hand – just like they were in 1920. The Mile High City is home to our one-and-only factory location where guests can see how our candy is handmade and hand-packaged from beginning to end. It’s a super sweet treat you won’t find elsewhere!

Join the fun as our free candy factory tours are quickly one of Denver’s must-see tourist attractions! Our factory tour will give you a bit of Colorado-proud history, some tidbits about nostalgic candy, a little science, and a lot of fun. With large video screens installed throughout the factory and the tour, you’ll get an “up close and personal” experience with our delicious candies and the people who make them. This is one opportunity that is sweeter than pie!

Top Five Factory Facts You Need To Know:

No reservations is required for small groups.
To schedule a tour for a group of 10 or more, call 303.333.5588 ext 110
Tours run every half hour (typically on the half hour), Monday-Friday 9:00am – 3:00pm and Saturdays 10:00am – 3:00pm (we are closed on Sundays)
Tours last approximately 30 minutes and can accommodate up to 50 people
Stroller, wheelchairs and walkers are welcome!

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Tour Hours:
Monday-Friday 9am – 3pm
Saturday 10am – 3pm
Closed Sundays

Our Denver Retail Store Hours:
Monday – Friday 9am – 4:30 pm
Saturday 10am – 4pm
Closed Sundays