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So Many Elephants!

I love this quirky place. You can spend hours perusing the thousands of elephants inside, or take a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
orion7be
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Port Matilda, Pennsylvania
Unusual elephant's wolrd

We planned to go to Gettysburg outlet and we decided to stop by: 1. Giant Paint Pan, 908 Mt rock... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dragostina
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Monterey, California
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You'll never forget Mister Ed's Elephant Museum, featuring more than 12,000 pachyderm figurines, circus souvenirs, political paraphernalia, toys and more. Be a kid in a candy store with more than 700 varieties of your favorites from yesteryear...more
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6019 Chambersburg Rd, Orrtanna, PA 17353-9683
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+1 717-352-3792
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this quirky place. You can spend hours perusing the thousands of elephants inside, or take a walk through the wood nearby, decorated with even more elephants, hats suspended from trees, and toy graveyards. A gazebo offers entertainment at times. Then there's the sweet...More

Thank orion7be
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We planned to go to Gettysburg outlet and we decided to stop by: 1. Giant Paint Pan, 908 Mt rock rd, Shippensburg, PA, free 2. Tiny World (see review separately) and 3. Mr. Ed's Elephant Museum. I love Elephants and this place is perfect for...More

Thank Dragostina
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We took our guests to Mr. Ed's for a short, entertaining trip from Gettysburg. This is a place to walk around and enjoy some unusual sights outside and see lots of elephant knick-knacks inside. They also have a vast selection of candies and fudge. We...More

Thank Boat-Captain
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Definitely a unique and fun place to check out. Also the best fudge I have ever had in my life! The pumpkin is my favorite!

Thank kbrob487
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We have been to Mr. Ed’s many times over the years. It’s a fun place for kids and adults alike. Lots to see. Take take to visit the store and museum AND grounds in their entirety. Finish up with fudge sampling and purchase your fav...More

Thank KadenFamily
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on the way home from Gettysburg. It is basically a big candy store but they have a very large collection of elephant knick knacks. There is also a nice collection of tea pots. Outside there is a koi pond, and somewhat goofy art...More

Thank tmpnqn
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Everything in there was over priced. Interesting place to stop and see the oddities. The candy and fudge was very pricey

Thank daveandgloria
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is a candy store...no...its an elephant museum....ctually its a candy store that has a elephant themed toy museum in it. There are thousands of old toys that had something to do with elephants in here. If you are in the area, check it out....More

Thank Tommy W
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Best thing around! It was a delight to go to and take pictures. It was such a little gem in the middle of nowhere.

Thank asd a
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

I’m sort of surprised this is only ranked #2 of things to do in this area. Anyway... it’s a fun little tourist stop, and who doesn’t like walking away with candy afterward?

Thank 288oliviah
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