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York's Chocolate Story

Museum

King's Square, York, YO1 7LD

Tel: 01904 527725

York's Chocolate Story, King's Square...

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About us

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.

Uncover a host of surprising secrets and fascinating facts behind York's greatest chocolate products, from the Chocolate Orange to the globally famous Kit Kat. Once you've explored chocolate-making and its history, you can even shop for and indulge in chocolate to your heart's content. There's so much for you to enjoy and discover at York's Chocolate Story in the UK's home of chocolate!

Chocolate lolly making and decorating! Get hands on and master the secrets of the chocolatier and create their very own chocolate bar to take home. You’ll also get to see a chocolate-making demonstration from our skilled chocolatiers in our new Chocolate Kitchen.

York’s Chocolate Story also offer an array of private hire options, including the popular Chocolate Masterclass package, perfect for hen parties, staff incentive activities and evening entertainment for corporate groups.

Opening Times

* Open daily:
10:00-18:00 (last tour 16:00)

Closed 25-26 December and 1 January.

CHOCOLATE BAR café open daily 10am - 6pm (Friday and Saturday until 9pm)

Guide Prices

• Adult £11.50
• Concession £10.50
• Child (age 4-15) £9.50
• Family of four £39.95
• Family of five £49.95


York residents get 1/3 off admission on Sundays

Book online today for our best prices

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Groups

  • Facilities for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for corporate hospitality

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

Site Features

  • Regional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Awards

  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2018
  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Tourism Awards Finalist York Tourism Awards Finalist 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Tourism Awards Highly Commended York Tourism Awards Highly Commended 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsLittle Vikings Winner Little Vikings Winner 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Pass Accepted York Pass Accepted 2018

Road Directions

We are within walking distance of all major city-centre bus routes and pay and display car parks.

Park & Ride:
With six cleverly located sites surrounding the city centre getting into York has never been easier. www.yorkparkandride.co.uk

Accessible by Public Transport: York station is 1 mile away.

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