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Musee du Chocolat

Open Now: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Small, pleasantly presented but all choc out

This is a relatively small museum on the history and evolution of chocolate. For chocolate lovers... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
CLSDean
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Chocotastic

Lovely little museum. Great value for money. Our kids enjoyed themselves, there's quizzes on touch... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
David A
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This is a relatively small museum on the history and evolution of chocolate. For chocolate lovers, this should be heaven on earth. There are interesting facts about the discovery of cacao, it's spread to Europe and other continents and it's current consumption patterns. Children will...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CLSDean
Gelencser P, Gérant at Musee du Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you very much for your visit and comment, we are happy you had a nice time and enjoyed the tastings. We welcome all visitors and noticed that information in English is indeed appreciated! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Although not sure about visiting the musee having read mixed reviews, as it was kid's choice we went to spend an afternoon there. We we glad we did as se spent a lovely afternoon visiting the musee. All the information was available in English so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Gelencser P, Gérant at Musee du Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you very much for your visit and comment, we are happy you had a nice time and enjoyed the tastings. We welcome all visitors and noticed that information in English is indeed appreciated! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 22 August 2018

We had a really enjoyable time here ,when you pay you are given 5 tokens and a little dish to use in the little machine as you walk round most are dark chocolate ,very informative with all the history of chocolate and the chocolate models...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Gelencser P, Gérant at Musee du Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Thank you very much for your visit and comment, we are happy you had a nice time and enjoyed the tastings. We welcome all visitors and noticed that information in English is indeed appreciated! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely little museum. Great value for money. Our kids enjoyed themselves, there's quizzes on touch screen, a play kitchen and lots of chocolate to try.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David A
Gelencser P, Gérant at Musee du Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you very much for your visit and comment, we are happy you had a nice time and enjoyed the tastings. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for something else to do in Roche ser Yon then visit here. Informative and quaint little chocolate museum with lots of free chocolate. Save your tokens for the end which is where the milk chocolate is. The gift shop lets it...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Gelencser P, Gérant at Musee du Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you very much for your visit and comment, we are happy you had a nice time and enjoyed the tastings. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

There are plenty of interesting facts and lots of chocolate to sample on the way round (mostly dark = win for Mummy) and a great way to pass an hour if the weather is not beach friendly. Not the cheapest and the shop is worth...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Gelencser P, Gérant at Musee du Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you very much for your visit and comment, we are happy you had a nice time and enjoyed the tastings. We welcome all visitors and noticed that information in English is indeed appreciated! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Nice way to spend a hour, shame the factory wasn't fully operational, gives a nice overview of history of chocolate written in English.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Gelencser P, Gérant at Musee du Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you very much for your visit and comment, we are happy you had a nice time and enjoyed the tastings. We welcome all visitors and noticed that information in English is indeed appreciated! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Very small Museum with not much to see or do. Information is presented in boards you need to read, rather old style way of sharing information. The museum is not a bad experience overall but it is certainly not something I would pay for. The...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit if you are in the area, history of chocolate and the owner is vey interesting and of course the chocolate tasting is a must, was a little disappointed that there wasn't more of the making process on show for the public,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Gelencser P, Gérant at Musee du Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you very much for your visit and comment, we are happy you had a nice time and enjoyed the tastings. We welcome all visitors and noticed that information in English is indeed appreciated! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

A nice laid back walk through chocolate history, which we found interesting. Don't worry alot of the signage is printed in English too so please read everything otherwise it's pointless to do this tour. You get free samples of chocolate throughout which were rather tasty,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Gelencser P, Gérant at Musee du Chocolat, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you very much for your visit and comment, we are happy you had a nice time and enjoyed the tastings. We welcome all visitors and noticed that information in English is indeed appreciated! We hope to see you again soon.

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