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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.

You'll also 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!

Get hands-on and make your own chocolates at the Chocolate-Making Station in the Factory Zone - create your very own chocolate delights and decorate them by hand. You'll also get to see a chocolate-making demonstration from our skilled chocolatiers in our new Chocolate Kitchen.




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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


£9.50 per Adult
£7.50 per Child
£28.00 per Family
£8.50 per Senior

Other Info

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

York residents get 1/3 off admission on Sundays

(last tour 5pm)

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18 Apr 14 10:44:27

Come and have a go at our Smartie challenge today!! We're in the @YorkChocFest info tent in St Sampson's Square!


18 Apr 14 07:51:11

@FoxyChocs @YorkChocFest no problem! Definitely #catchuplater. Good luck today!


18 Apr 14 07:36:18

@LittleVikingsUK @YorkChocFest great to see you there! Glad you enjoyed it! #heritage 😃