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Tickets for Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)

Discover all things chocolate and get a free bar

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Overview
Opening hours
Today:  10:00 - 19:00
Tomorrow:  10:00 - 19:00
Wednesday:  10:00 - 19:00
Thursday:  10:00 - 19:00
Friday:  10:00 - 19:00
Saturday:  10:00 - 19:00
Sunday:  10:00 - 15:00
Best time to visit
14:00
Duration
1 hour
Highlights
  • Learn the role chocolate has played in the economic and social fabric of Barcelona since the 15th century, when the city was a port for its sale and distribution
  • Get a free chocolate bar when you enter, just to whet your appetite. Then carry on through this chocolatey, educational institution
  • Impress your friends with your impeccable choccy-knowledge - did you know that 18th-century armies were given it as a daily ration?
Description

As the Chocolate Museum will make clear, chocolate has played a key role in the social and economic fabric of Barcelona. The Catalan capital was once the origin port for the distribution of the cacao-based confection. Here at the Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata) you'll learn everything you could possibly hope to about this delicious (and historically important) foodstuff. And yes: you sure do get to taste some!

Located in the former Saint Agustí monastery, The Chocolate Museum whisks you on a tasty trip through all things chocolate as you learn about its nutritional and medicinal value. Yes, that's right - chocolate is officially good for you. In fact, in the 18th century, members of the Bourbon army and military academies were given it as a daily ration:

“For breakfast each cadet and company officer shall be given one and a half ounces of chocolate with a quarter of a pound of bread...”

The mission of the Chocolate Museum is to spread the knowledge of the history of this wonderful product, and to keep the traditional values of Catalan confectionery alive. An honorable mission, don't you think? And the people who run this museum know of which they speak: it's an initiative of the Barcelona Provincial Confectionery Guild.

Don't forget to head to the on-site coffee shop for a hot chocolate, and to stock up on the good stuff.

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What's included
  • Entrance to the museum
  • One free chocolate bar
  • Oompa-loompas
Cancellation

Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date.

Venue
Address
Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona
36,Carrer del Comerç, 08003, Barcelona
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Additional info

Getting There

  • Metro: Any metro to Jaume I or Arc de Triomf
  • Bus: 39, 40, 42, 45, 51, 120, H16, V15 or V17
Insider tip

Pssst. The best and quietest time to visit is between 12:00 - 14:00.

Soizic
Serial museum visitor at Tiqets
Reviews
Dec 30, 2018
Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)
The place is very very nice. It isn't huge, a short stroll between not too many Chocolate sculptures and some information about how it was first discovered, how it is made and so on.
If you expect a huge museum to spend a full day, that isn't the place for you. This is a very good attraction to top something else on the day
Dec 22, 2018
Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)
Πολύ ωραίο μουσείο! Αν έχετε διαθέσιμο χρόνο αξίζει μια επίσκεψη! Έχει πανέμορφα γλυπτά από σοκολάτα! Ιδιαίτερα αν έχετε και μικρά παιδιά μαζί σας να πάτε σίγουρα! Στην είσοδο σου δίνουν μια σοκολάτα με την σημαία της χώρας σου, και ουσιαστικά αυτό είναι το εισιτήριο σου!
Nov 26, 2018
Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)
Nice but without something special
Nov 25, 2018
Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)
Educational. Good for taking family visit
Nov 18, 2018
Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)
Very cute but small. One worker did everything so it was very hard to order chocolate after seeing the museums.
Oct 30, 2018
Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)
A very sweet museum that tells the story of chocolate! I enjoyed getting to know new things as well as looking at the chocolate creations. Its a museum that anyone and everyone will enjoy!
Sep 12, 2018
Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)
Good to visit.
Sep 12, 2018
Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)
Good and informative but needs to be updated. Some of the chocolate sculptures need to be updated . The cafe was very good with some lovely chocolates.
Aug 24, 2018
Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)
Interesting and good value.
Aug 15, 2018
Chocolate Museum (Museu de la Xocolata de Barcelona)
Not what I was expecting, but some really unique chocolate sculptures and the actual ticket is cool too
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