Exterior view of Schokoladenmuseum.

Schokoladenmuseum

Cologne | Germany

About the Museum

Schokoladenmuseum.JPG

Schokoladenmuseum (the Chocolate Museum) is located in the Rheinau harbor, near the Cologne Cathedral. The museum offers tours of nine exhibition areas that take visitors through 5,000 years of the culture and history of chocolate, from the ancient Mayan and Aztec cultures through the Baroque age and industrialization into contemporary times. Visitors learn about how cocoa is harvested and processed. The museum produces its own chocolate and its chocolate fountain, constantly replenished with fresh Lindt chocolate, is a highlight. Glass-sided machines allow visitors to follow each step of the manufacturing process. The second floor of the museum houses a chocolate workshop, where visitors can create their own unique chocolate bar from three types of chocolate and 40 different ingredients.

(Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.)

Read Less
Read More
Location

Similar Museums

Load More

We use our own and third party cookies to enable you to navigate around our Site, use its features and engage on social media, and to allow us to perform analytics, remember your preferences, provide services that you have requested and produce content and advertisements tailored to your interests, both on our Site as well as others. For more information, or to learn how to change your cookie or marketing preferences, please see our updated Privacy Policy & Cookie Policy.

Close