A fully
guided tour of york’s chocolate history

At the heart of york’s history

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How to Find Us

York’s Chocolate Story is located in the heart of York, at the top of the Shambles.

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York’s Chocolate Story
King’s Square
York
YO1 7LD

On foot:

York’s Chocolate Story is located in the heart of York in King’s Square – close to the Shambles and Newgate Market.

Two easy ways to find us are:

1) Head to the Shambles, we are located in King’s Square at the top of the Shambles – at the opposite end to the Golden Fleece and Marks and Spencer.

2) Head to the Minster. From the Minster head down Petergate and Low Petergate, towards the Shambles. We are located in King’s Square.

By car:

There is no allocated parking at York’s Chocolate Story as the attraction is located in the heart of York’s historic city centre. Please use either city centre car parks or the city’s Park and Ride service.

You can use the iTravel York journey planner tool to help plan your route if you are coming to the city centre by car.

Due to York’s pedestrianisation scheme York’s Chocolate Story CANNOT be accessed by car during the following times:

Monday to Friday 11am – 4pm
Saturday 10.30am – 4.30pm
Sunday 12pm – 4pm

By rail:

York’s Chocolate Story is approximately 15 minutes’ walk from York Railway Station, follow signs for the Minster then head down Petergate and Low Petergate towards the Shambles. We are located in King’s Square.

By bus:

Busses which stop in the city centre are within walking distance of York’s Chocolate Story, you can find details of bus routes which access the city on the First website.

Disabled Parking:

Disabled badge holders can park on the yellow lines on Goodramgate or Colliergate for a maximum of 3 hours at any time of day. If you require more than 3 hours of parking the nearest car park is on Bootham Row, you can park here for free with no time limit.

Please note that due to the Reinvigorate York works in King’s Square there is currently no disabled parking directly in front of the attraction.

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