The only Detroit automotive tour available to the public, the Ford Rouge Factory is where Ford makes the rugged F-150 truck. A five-part tour expeience that includes a bus tour, multimedia presentation, and a walking tour of the production facility, this tour is not to be missed for visitors to Detroit.
4. Crayola Factory
Located in the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania, the Crayola Factory Tour is a great destination to bring the little ones. This hands on tour will allow your kids’ imaginations to run wild as they participate in activities and learn how their favorite crayons and markers are made.
COST: $9.75 Kids and Adults, FREE for kids ages 2 and younger
3. Makers Mark Distillery
Nestled in the rolling countryside of Loretto, Kentucky, this national historical landmark is a top destination for those visiting the Bluegrass State. At the end of the tour, dip your own Makers Mark bottle in the famous wax to take home!
2. Harley-Davidson Plant
For those that love the hog, there is no place to go but York, PA, a 1.5 million square foot facility employing half the company’s workforce. The place where they assemble the Touring, Softail, and Trike models, the York plant tour gives hog enthusiasts a behind the scenes look at the people, processes, and products of the plan.
1. Yuengling Brewery
The American answer to Guiness, Yuengling is the oldest brewery in the United States, and still makes what many consider to be the top lager in the country. Their factory tour is a popular tourist destination, attracting droves of devotees to Pottsville, PA.