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York's CHOCOLATE Story

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!

New for 2014:

Chocolate Bar Making and Decorating! Get hands on and master the secrets of the chocolatier and create your 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.

Education Offer:

Are you studying Chocolate within the International Primary Curriculum or perhaps looking to explore York's chocolate connection for your Social History, Geography or Design and Technology topic?

Whether it's to complement and enhance your classroom topic or you're looking for an educational and enjoyable day out for a class of any age, a visit to York's CHOCOLATE Story can bring York's chocolate heritage to life for your pupils. To enquire further, please contact us by emailing or telephoning 0845 070 6255.


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Quick Info

BookYork's CHOCOLATE Story
King's Square

0845 498 9411

Opening Times

Monday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm


£9.95 per Adult
£7.95 per Child
£29.50 per Family
£8.95 per Senior
£8.95 per Student

Other Info

Family of 4 £29.50
Family of 5 £35

Open daily 10am – 6pm (last tour 5pm)

Closed Christmas Day and New Year's Day

Book online in advance at to save up to 15% on admission rates

York residents get 1/3 off admission on Sundays


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28 Apr 15 13:01:03

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