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Cologne: Chocolate Museum Entrance Ticket

Entry ticket

Cologne: Chocolate Museum Entrance Ticket

From US$ 14.63 per person

Visit the Chocolate Museum in Cologne and discover the 5,000-year cultural history of cocoa and chocolate. Find out how chocolate first arrived in Europe and how it has changed over the decades.

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  • Embark on a journey through 5,000 years of chocolate culture
  • See the most comprehensive display cocoa and chocolate history in the world
  • Experience modern chocolate production from the cocoa bean to the praline
  • Explore the 43,055 square feet of the glass chocolate factory
  • Satisfy your sweet tooth by visiting the 3-meter-high chocolate fountain
Full description
Awaiting the visitors is a walk-in tropical house, natural history information on cocoa, exhibits from the pre-Columbian cultures of Central America, an important porcelain and silver collection from the Baroque period, as well as numerous old machines from the time of industrialisation. In a glass chocolate factory and in the chocolate atelier, visitors can experience how chocolate products are made industrially, but also individually by hand. And: there is a 3-meter-high chocolate fountain in which 200 kg of delicious chocolate constantly bubble up for tasting. Tasting is expressly encouraged!
  • Skip-the-line entrance ticket
  • Information booklet
  • Guided tour

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Important information

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  •  Children under 12 years must be accompanied by a paying adult
  •  Last entry is one hour before closing; the production facilities close approximately 30 minutes before the museum closing time
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based on 506 reviews

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Great to look round the museum and small factory - also to taste some of their wares and see how some of the moulded chocolate items are made. Made all the better by 'YourGuide' selling the tickets cheaper than at the venue. I could order the tickets in their reception area and immediately get in cheaper :)

March 23, 2023

The ticket allows you to jump the queue which was likely a 15-20 minute wait. The mueseum itself is well organised and has lots to offer for all ages. I found the history aspect interesting but my 7 year old did not and therefore was not engaged in parts of the muesem that I would have liked to spend more time.

March 23, 2023

The museum was worth the visit for sure. However, it was incredibly congested and there was little guidance on shuffling people through the different exhibits of the museum. I suggest that the museum considers doing timed tickets so that everyone has an opportunity to truly enjoy the delights of the museum. We were so overwhelmed by the number of people, we left w/in the hour.

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March 23, 2023

Product ID: 321588