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Chocolate Museum

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The past and present global story of cocoa and chocolate is portrayed in detail over more than 4,000 m² of floorspace. The diversity of 5,000-years of cocoa's cultural history is shown as well as modern chocolate production from the cocoa bean...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Am Schokoladenmuseum 1a, 50678 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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All reviews chocolate fountain free samples cocoa beans production line make your own design your own gift shop manufacturing process whole process create your own rainy day waffles couple of hours rhine river christmas market lindt wafer
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Reviewed today via mobile

We decided to look around the factory as the rain was relentless The best part is the chocolate fountain

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Charlie F
Reviewed 2 days ago

Sjakie of the chocolatfactory-feeling, entrencecost may be less euro’s,bit to expensive When you leave, you know everything about making chocolat. You may taste it al well !

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kippen1
Schokoladenmuseum, Manager at Chocolate Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago
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Veel dank en groeten van het Chocolademuseum

Reviewed 3 days ago

This museum is also a working chocolate factory. There are many displays on the history of chocolate which I found interesting, but if you are going here with children they will be unimpressed. There is a small chocolate fountain and you even have the option...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank soulfishtravel
Schokoladenmuseum, Manager at Chocolate Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your feedback. We are very pleased that you spent a nice day with us. For families with children we offer special tours. Greetings from the Chocolate Museum Cologne

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a great time at the museum. Lots to see and do for all ages. Loved the chocolate fountain and the little Lindt bars they handed out. Especially enjoyed creating our own personalised chocolate bars.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank chloeelizabethf
Schokoladenmuseum, Manager at Chocolate Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking time to evaluate us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us so much. Greetings from the Chocolate Museum

Reviewed 3 days ago

History and economy of chocolate on multiple levels of a museum that touches upon every aspect of chocolate and which includes multiple opportunities to watch chocolate being made just before eating free samples. Design your own candy bar and have it made on site for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rich G
Schokoladenmuseum, Manager at Chocolate Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

What a great review! Thank you so much for your positive feedback. We are really happy that you had a great time! Greetings from the Chocolate Museum

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent about 1.5 hours here and had a couple of samples of the Lindt chocolate. There’s quite a lot to read but we didn’t find it very interesting.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RichardCDF84
Schokoladenmuseum, Manager at Chocolate Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. On an area of over 4,000 m2, we show the diversity of the 5,000 years of chocolate's cultural history. Our recommendation for your next visit is to book a guided tour from our wide range of offers as an addition...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even if you are not a big fan of chocolate, there will be something within this building that captures your imagination. It could be the storyboards which tell the story of chocolate from the origin of the cocoa bean through the early transportation to the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SharonD54
Schokoladenmuseum, Manager at Chocolate Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

What a great review! Thank you so much for your positive feedback. We are really happy that you had a great time! Greetings from the Chocolate Museum

Reviewed 1 week ago

The smell, the presentation, the packaging... everything is very inviting. You may enjoy the outstanding views from the cafeteria, if you don't want to go into the museum. The only con was the long file to buy the tickets, it was a little bit overcrowded...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Noemi R
Schokoladenmuseum, Manager at Chocolate Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your feedback. We are very pleased that you spent a nice day with us. Our recommendation, book your ticket and our offers through our webshop, so you avoid waiting times. We hope to see you again. Greetings from the Chocolate...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether aged 6 or 69, an absorbing 3 hrs was spent in the complex which covers the making and marketing of chocolate over the years. There are great views of the rhine too and terraces for summer use

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 490theos
Schokoladenmuseum, Manager at Chocolate Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your feedback. We are very pleased that you spent a nice day with us. Greetings from the Chocolate Museum Cologne

Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed my visit here. Loved learning about the history of chocolate and where cocoa beans are grown etc. The chocolate factory part was also amazing to see. Really recommend

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank plunkie1234
Schokoladenmuseum, Manager at Chocolate Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to evaluate us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us so much. Greetings from the Chocolate Museum

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mrssophiehunter
June 3, 2018|
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Response from Schokoladenmuseum | Property representative |
At the three-metre-high chocolate fountain, which is decorated with 40 Golden cocoa fruits, we invite you to "sample" our fresh Lindt milk chocolate. We are looking forward to your visit. Greetings from the Chocolate Museum
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Catriona O
May 21, 2018|
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February 18, 2018|
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On February 23rd the museum will be open from 10 am to 6 pm. We are looking forward to your visit. Greetings from the Chocolate Museum
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