Family Tour Package

Family on guided tour making chocolate

 Embark on the ultimate family adventure at York’s Chocolate Story with our brand-new Family Tour Package!

We’ve bunded together three of our best-selling products and experiences at a discounted rate to create unforgettable visit for you and your family.

This package includes:

  • A Family Guided Tour: Immerse yourselves in the captivating history of chocolate.
  • Our Best-selling Photo Package: Capture the magic of your visit with four printed photos and digital copies of all images taken at the beginning of your journey.
  • Delicious drinks: Indulge in tasty hot chocolates or choc-shakes, ensuring a delightful end to your chocolate-filled adventure (one per guest).

Your photos will be ready for viewing and collection at the end of your experience. You’re welcome to enjoy your round of drinks either before or after your Guided Tour. If you choose to indulge before, simply remember to arrive with ample time before your tour’s scheduled start time.

About the Guided Tour:

Prepare to be amazed as you discover the origins of chocolate, how to make it, and even how to taste it like a true connoisseur. Our knowledgeable tour guides will take you on a journey through York’s confectionary past and present, from the exotic origins of chocolate in the rainforests of Central America to the cobbled streets of Yorkshire, learning all about York’s most famous chocolate-making families and their finest creations.

Get hands-on experience and craft your very own chocolate lolly, personalising your design with a selection of chocolate toppings before packaging your creation to take home. You’ll even witness a live demonstration from one of our Chocolatiers before heading down to our café and gift shop, where you can shop a range of delectable chocolate treats and delicious drinks.

Highlights of the Guided Tour include:

  • Discovering the ancient origins of chocolate and its transformation into the indulgent delight we know today through story-telling and interactive exhibits.
  • Learning about York’s famous chocolate making families and why York is known a the Chocolate City. 
  • Crafting your own chocolate lolly and observing a live demonstration from our on-site  chocolatiers.

Guided Tour

Guided Tour - Rosa giving out chocolate samples

Discover how chocolate made history in York! Embark on an exciting and educational guided tour about the fascinating history of chocolate.

Prepare to be amazed as you discover the origins of chocolate, how to make it, and even how to taste it like a true connoisseur. Our knowledgeable tour guides will take you on a journey through York’s confectionary past and present, from the exotic origins of chocolate in the rainforests of Central America to the cobbled streets of Yorkshire, learning all about York’s most famous chocolate-making families and their finest creations.

Get hands-on experience and craft your very own chocolate lolly, personalising your design with a selection of chocolate toppings before packaging your creation to take home. You’ll even witness a live demonstration from one of our Chocolatiers before heading down to our café and gift shop, where you can shop a range of delectable chocolate treats and delicious drinks.

Highlights of the Guided Tour include:

  • Discovering the ancient origins of chocolate and its transformation into the indulgent delight we know today through story-telling and interactive exhibits.
  • Learning about York’s famous chocolate making families and why York is known a the Chocolate City. 
  • Crafting your own chocolate lolly and observing a live demonstration from our on-site  chocolatiers.

VIP Chocolate Masterclass

VIP Chocolate Masterclass - Making Chocolate Rain

Immerse yourself in an exclusive chocolate-lover’s experience led by our skilled chocolatiers. Unlock the secrets of tempering, learn the intricate art of moulding, and explore the creative realm of chocolate design. Delight in crafting a range of delectable chocolates, each a masterpiece of flavour and finesse. Join us for an unforgettable journey into the world of chocolate craftsmanship.

What does the VIP Chocolate Masterclass include?

  • Tempering, shell making, ganache filling and sealing a range of chocolates.
  • Decorate your own artisan chocolate moulds with coloured cocoa butter and lustre powder to create unique artistic effects.
  • Access to the tempering tank to mould chocolate shells and create chocolate rain.
  • Use transfer sheet to create layered chocolate design & additional chocolate mendiants.
  • Customise layered chocolate bars with handwritten pipe decoration, decorative patterns and chocolate toppings.
  • 1x glass of delicious prosecco on arrival.

What will you leave with?

  • 6x chocolates packaged in branded box.
  • 6x chocolates and several chocolate mendiants packaged in ribbon-tied cellophane bag.
  • Personalised 45g chocolate in clear packaging.
  • Certificate of excellence.

Tour & Truffle Rolling

Truffle Rolling

Enhance your Guided Tour experience with a hands-on Truffle Rolling activity!

Join us for an unforgettable journey through the world of chocolate with our guided tour, elevated by an exclusive Truffle Rolling experience at the end. During this special addition to your tour, you’ll enjoy:

  • An additional 15 minutes of hands-on Truffle Rolling, complementing your guided tour.
  • Roll four delicious ganache-filled chocolate truffles in the finest Belgian couverture chocolate.
  • Personalise and package your creations, sealing them to perfection for you to savour at home.

Guided Tour Description:

You’ll start your experience with our Guided Tour where you’ll step into the rich tapestry of chocolate history in York! Our knowledgeable guides will lead you through:

  • Discovering the ancient origins of chocolate and its transformation into the indulgent delight we know today.
  • Learning the secrets of chocolate tasting like a true connoisseur.
  • Exploring York’s confectionary past and present, including its renowned chocolate-making families and their delectable creations.
  • Craft your own chocolate lolly and observe demonstration from our talented chocolatiers!

Book your chocolate adventure today and immerse yourself in a world of sweet delights and fascinating history.