Easter and chocolate have long been associated, this Easter (28 March – 13 April), visitors to York’s Chocolate Story can find out why on exclusive themed tours. Uncover why certain children in York were once lucky enough to enjoy solid chocolate eggs and discover how the attraction’s expert chocolatiers recreate ornate Easter eggs up to 3 ft tall.
York is the UK’s home of chocolate and York brands such as Rowntree’s, Terry’s and Cravens have an illustrious history in the City creating some of Easter’s most famous confectionary.
Guests can also satisfy their sweet tooth in the attraction’s decadent shop, which will be stocked with handmade Easter eggs in all shapes, sizes and even characters – perfect for an Easter gift with a personal touch. Meanwhile, little ones can embark on an Easter egg hunt as an added extra to the tour.
Nikki Jacobs, General Manager of York’s Chocolate Story comments:
“We’re celebrating all things chocolate this Easter break, after all, you can’t have Easter without chocolate! We hope you will join us in celebrating the sweetest of holidays on our special tour and Easter egg hunt.”
At York’s Chocolate Story, guests can discover the stories behind the greatest names in chocolate, unwrap the secrets of chocolate making, and even learn the art of the chocolatier. A fully guided tour and three floors of interactive exploration take visitors on a journey through the city where chocolate made history.