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Anthony-Thomas Candy Company
1777 Arlingate Lane,
Columbus, OH 43228
Latitude: 39.950869 Longitude: -83.126279
Four generations of Zanetos candy makers have contributed to the company's success. Today, Anthony-Thomas makes millions of pounds of candy every year. Each piece is made fresh daily, always in the best of taste.
In about an hour, tour groups can experience candy making from start to finish in our 152,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art candy factory. Opened in May 1995, it is conveniently located off I-270 in west Columbus, Ohio.
Walk along our comfortable, glass-enclosed suspended "Cat-Walk" and observe eight lines producing 25,000 pounds of chocolates per shift. Our experienced tour guides explain each process step-by-step, from our kitchens to the final packaging. View interesting sights such as our huge copper kettles where the centers are created, and our unique silver wrapped pipes that carry liquid chocolate throughout the factory. The tour finishes in our beautiful 2,500 square-foot retail shoppe.
Our Open House Factory Tours are every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30 am. to 2:30 pm. Our factory is open to Motor Coach and Group tours of 10 or more Monday through Thursday from 9:30 am. to 2:30 pm. by appointment only. For more information or to schedule a tour appointment, please call our toll-free number (877) 226-3921.
Tour Cost: Children under 2 are free. Ages 3 to 18 are $1.00 per person. Ages 19 and over are $2.00 per person.