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Celebrate 150 years of American pretzel baking.

Founded in 1861, the Sturgis Pretzel Bakery is the first commercial pretzel bakery in America. Help us celebrate our 150th anniversary this year! Tour the original bakery, get a hands-on lesson in pretzel twisting, and taste the results of 150 years of pretzel baking heritage.


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Ship pretzels baked by the great-great-grandson of Sturgis anywhere in the world.!



We are CLOSED January 1 - 17 for winter maintenance. We will re-open on Saturday, Jan 18. Please note that winter hours are Mon-Fri 10am - 4pm, and Sat 9 am -5pm.