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Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery


219 East Main Street
Lititz, PA 17543
United States

(??.? miles from you)

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Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery


(??.? miles from you)

219 East Main Street
Lititz, PA 17543
United States


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Why You Should Go...

Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery was the first commercial hard pretzel bakery in the United States, opening in 1861. Located in beautiful downtown Lititz, PA within walking distance to adorable shops, delicious restauran

This is not a factory but rather a historic tour. Guests have the opportunity to learn how to twist a pretzel while also learning the significance of the pretzel shape. Visitors can purchase a large variety of hard pretzels in the store, along with freshly baked soft pretzels that are made on-site. A variety of souvenirs are also available for purchase to ensure that no one forgets their visit. 

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Why You Should Go...

Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery was the first commercial hard pretzel bakery in the United States, opening in 1861. Located in beautiful downtown Lititz, PA within walking distance to adorable shops, delicious restaurants and cafes and a beautiful park full of family fun.

This is not a factory but rather a historic tour. Guests have the opportunity to learn how to twist a pretzel while also learning the significance of the pretzel shape. Visitors can purchase a large variety of hard pretzels in the store, along with freshly baked soft pretzels that are made on-site. A variety of souvenirs are also available for purchase to ensure that no one forgets their visit. 

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Sunday

Hours:

Closed

9:00am - 5:00pm

9:00am - 5:00pm

9:00am - 5:00pm

9:00am - 5:00pm

9:00am - 5:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, MC, Visa, Discover

Discounts: Military

Access: Wheelchair

Parking: Free On-site, Street, Bus

Available: Guided Tour, Free Samples, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

Extra Fun...

Insider Info

Soft pretzels are hand twisted and baked fresh on-site all day. Once you try them- you'll be hooked.

Fun Facts

The building is among the oldest in Lititz. Check out the musket firing windows upon entering the building. 

The hard pretzels are now produced at Julius Sturgis facility in Shillington, PA. In a 24-hour period, they can produce 40,000 pounds of pretzels. 

The bakery was once featured on an episode of Mr. Roger's Neighborhood. 

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Why You Should Go...

Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery was the first commercial hard pretzel bakery in the United States, opening in 1861. Located in beautiful downtown Lititz, PA within walking distance to adorable shops, delicious restaurants and cafes and a beautiful park full of family fun.

This is not a factory but rather a historic tour. Guests have the opportunity to learn how to twist a pretzel while also learning the significance of the pretzel shape. Visitors can purchase a large variety of hard pretzels in the store, along with freshly baked soft pretzels that are made on-site. A variety of souvenirs are also available for purchase to ensure that no one forgets their visit. 

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What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round; Closed on: Sunday

Hours:
Closed
9:00am - 5:00pm
9:00am - 5:00pm
9:00am - 5:00pm
9:00am - 5:00pm
9:00am - 5:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, MC, Visa, Discover

Discounts: Military

Access: Wheelchair

Parking: Free On-site, Street, Bus

Available: Guided Tour, Free Samples, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

Extra Fun

Insider Info

Soft pretzels are hand twisted and baked fresh on-site all day. Once you try them- you'll be hooked.

Fun Facts

The building is among the oldest in Lititz. Check out the musket firing windows upon entering the building. 

The hard pretzels are now produced at Julius Sturgis facility in Shillington, PA. In a 24-hour period, they can produce 40,000 pounds of pretzels. 

The bakery was once featured on an episode of Mr. Roger's Neighborhood. 

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