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News Release – Issued by York's Chocolate Story

A GIANT Father’s Day Treat for Dads at York’s Chocolate Story

Everyone likes to spoil their dad on Father’s Day and this year York’s Chocolate Story have a GIANT treat in store for a lucky dad.

The master chocolatiers will be hard at work creating a mammoth Father’s Day card made of solid chocolate. The card which will measure almost a meter across will be mounted on a base made of even more delicious quality chocolate and personalised for the winning dad. After research, York’s Chocolate Story believes it to be the biggest chocolate greeting card ever made!

Fathers are invited to visit the attraction free of charge on Sunday 21st June where they can discover the stories behind the greatest names in chocolate, unwrap the secrets of chocolate making, and even learn the art of the chocolatier. A fully guided tour and three floors of interactive exploration will take them on a journey through the city where chocolate made history.

After trying some chocolate making out for themselves, visiting Dad’s will have an opportunity to take a picture with the giant chocolate creation and then submit themselves into a draw to win it.

The winner will be announced on Monday 22nd June and will be invited to collect his delicious personalised prize. Do you think he will share?

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Notes to Editors:

York's Chocolate Story, located in the heart of York, is an entertaining and informative guided tour through the history of York's most famous chocolate-making families and their finest creations. You'll discover chocolate's origins, how to make it, how to taste it like an expert and even the sustainable future of chocolate.

The journey begins thousands of years ago in the rainforests of Central America and continues through the history of chocolate’s founding families and the fascinating facts behind their finest creations. Visitors can learn how a simple cocoa bean is transformed into the finest chocolate, and take a look at the history of York’s most iconic chocolate brands. Then master the secrets of the chocolatier, as you create hand-made chocolates for yourself, before seeing how the experts do it.

We advise booking your tour online in advance at

Opening Times:
• The attraction is open daily from 10am – 6pm (last tour is at 5pm).
• Closed on 25th December, 26th December and 1st January.

Admission prices:
• Adult £10.50
• Concession £9.50
• Child £8.50
• Family of four £32.50
• Family of five £39.50

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About Continuum Attractions:
• Continuum Attractions lead the way in creating immersive and cultural heritage experiences that engage visitors with fascinating stories, brought to life in unforgettable and imaginative ways.
• Continuum Attractions own, operate and manage seven cultural attractions across the UK:
o Continuum Heritage Attractions
- The Real Mary King’s Close, Edinburgh
- The Canterbury Tales, Canterbury
- Oxford Castle Unlocked, Oxford
- York's Chocolate Story, York
o Continuum Icon Attractions
- Coronation Street the Tour, Manchester
- Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth
o Continuum Explore Attractions
- Kent Life