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Unusual roadside stop

We took our guests to Mr. Ed's for a short, entertaining trip from Gettysburg. This is a place to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ballwin, Missouri
Eccentric fun!

Stopped here on the way home from Gettysburg. It is basically a big candy store but they have a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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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
6019 Chambersburg Rd, Orrtanna, PA 17353-9683
+1 717-352-3792
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 5 weeks ago 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 Olivia H
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We saw this place on our way out of Gettysburg and decided to stop and are very glad that we did. Huge candy store with unique selections, some old fashioned candy that we haven’t seen in a long time, homemade fudge, etc. we bought a...More

Thank Flower22225
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped by Mr Ed’s Elephant museum and got some good laughs and enjoyed the large selection of candy in the store.

Thank brownkate
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