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Cite du Chocolat Valrhona

12 avenue du President Roosevelt, 26600 Tain-l'Hermitage, France
+33 4 75 09 27 27
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"La Cité du Chocolat" : a discovering corner about chocolate (in October 2013), a pastry school for gourmets and an amazing chocolate shop."La Cité du Chocolat" is an amazing experience around the chocolate and the cocoa.On 2000m² the visitor could look at,touch, smell and, of course taste, the Valrhona chocolate and discover its secrets.At the end of the visit, visitors could find more than 100 different kinds of chocolate in a shop of 200m². If the visitor wants, he could learn chocolate and pastry recipes in the School of "la Cité du Chocolat Valrhona"
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12 avenue du President Roosevelt, 26600 Tain-l'Hermitage, France
+33 4 75 09 27 27

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place! I never realized that there could be so many different varieties of chocolate wafers. And you can try all of them! We bought chocolate milk to take back. It is so rich that you can add milk or water to dilute...More

Thank Mishka01
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is well organized with a variety of activities to illustrate the chocolate making process, and of course, chocolate samples every step of the way. After unlimited chocolate samples at the interactive displays, we headed for lunch. Each part of the meal included chocolate....More

Thank Jacqueline T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in on a Sunday afternoon and the place was busy. Plenty of displays of their chocolate offerings and even included single origin chocolate. We purchased many different items to take home but the best part of being there were the free chocolate samples!...More

Thank Jodee S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't expect to learn as much about chocolate as I did, and I certainly expected them to be cheaper with the tasting - basically, you can have as much chocolate as you want, as long as you eat it in inside the museum. I...More

Thank JohannaPedersen
Reviewed July 14, 2017

Now if you include the tour and restaurant in your price, this doesn't come cheap. For some reviewers the price was a major turn off, but this is normal for France: entry fees can be expensive. Both the history of chocolate and the company were...More

1  Thank AvidIrishReader
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Superb. Massive selection of feee chocolate to help decide. It's enormous and needs a good half hour. Splendid. Even the coach loads of tourists didn't detract

Thank julesstan
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

If you love chocolate and your liver is strong, go visit early -- and hungry ! Chocolate is everywhere! everywhereand unlimited

Thank magillicuddy75
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Well worth a visit, only a short walk from the middle of town. There was a huge raange of chocolate to try/buy.

Thank jrs-uk
Reviewed June 8, 2017

I cannot imagine a worse place to visit for a diabetic, but somehow I managed to stumble through there in something less than a comma attempting to sample the amazing display of chocolate creations. I'm not even ashamed of myself because it was one of...More

Thank Whitechris1
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Really entertaining place with free samples and a great boutique store to shop from afterwards. I recommend buying the Itakuja chocolate with double fermentation and taste of passion fruit.

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