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ChocoMuseo

Closed Now: 10:00 - 22:00
Open today: 10:00 - 22:00
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Great for chocolate lovers

Lots of samples here and they carry all types of chocolate. I only saw the store portion - wasn't... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Craig-World-Travelle
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Agoura Hills, California
Chocolate heaven

Mainly a shop but they do have a small bit on how chocolate is made and you have have a free tour... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lottelli
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Wirral, United Kingdom
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ChocoMuseo is the cocoa and chocolate museum, we're only in Cartagena. Th entrance is for free and you can learn with us a lot about cocoa and chocolate in Colombia and the world, also you can visit our artisanal chocolate factory where the magic...more
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Calle 7 36-145 | Parque Fernandez de Madrid, Cartagena, Colombia
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Reviewed yesterday

Lots of samples here and they carry all types of chocolate. I only saw the store portion - wasn't sure if there was also a museum. Good for a few minutes to check out - especially if you like chocolate.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Craig-World-Travelle
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Mainly a shop but they do have a small bit on how chocolate is made and you have have a free tour as well. There’s a cafe selling everything chocolate which was nice to have a hot chocolate and enjoy some milk chocolate too. You...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lottelli
Reviewed 1 week ago

The main draw of this place is the chocolate they sell instead of learning any content regarding chocolate. They do have a room dedicated to telling you about chocolate and how it's prepared. The information is light. A larger portion is dedicated to selling different...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Americanllama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tasted and brought chocolates from this shop. they were expensive but great gifts - Columbian chocolate. The staff were very helpful and we will enjoy the chocs, no doubt!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Louise M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to these museums in Guatemala and Nicaragua and this one is the same. The ones in Guatemala and Nicaragua are much bigger and have more facilities. This one is small in comparison. Staff are nice but pushy for sales. Youcab taste lot's...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 43tasneema
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was too popular to really enjoy. There were so many people stuffed into the store, that I had to leave. The chocolate that I tasted wasn't anything special.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mindi B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is not A LOT to see here but it is a fun 30min visit if you're strolling thru the Plaza de Fernandez Madrid. They have some unique and tasty souvenirs in the shop & a photo-op in the museum in back. Definitely worth sticking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CleoQueenoftheHudson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a private bean to bar tour with grandparents, parents & teenagers. Our guide, Jesus, was lovely. His English was amazing & he was very informative. He joked around with the teens & kept their interest. We learned how chocolate is made, then we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Passenger631311
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a branding joke to call this a museum. It's a store with some photos depicting how cocoa grows, and some people who grow it. It's nice decor for a store. But that's all it is. Not worth a special trip. But in your wandering,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

ChocoMuseo is a retail store with information on display about the chocolate making process and cocoa bean farming. Note that there are 2 locations in the old city, and we visited the one at Plaza Bolivar. We did the 2 hr bean to bar class...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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María Fernanda G
16 November 2018|
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Response from HappyFeet-Italy | Reviewed this property |
Estoy de acuerdo, Fernanda!
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Jean M
27 February 2018|
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Response from 54Lina | Reviewed this property |
maybe ask them their website..just google chocomuseo and its the first hit, this thing wont let me paste the link
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PamD1965
10 December 2016|
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Response from TravelingHanbokGirl | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response. I don't know about the port since I flew to Colombia. The choco museum is not that big, but if you like chocolate I highly recommend to buy some products. The chocolate tea is really good s the... More
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