Museum of Cocoa and Chocolate (Musee du Cacao et du Chocolat), Brussels

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Learn about the discovery of chocolate and then get to taste it in its finished product at Museum of Cocoa and Chocolate (Musee du Cacao et du Chocolat). The museum was formed by Gabrielle Draps, who comes from a long lineage of chocolate artisans and is also the wife of Godiva Chocolatier's founder. As you go through the museum, you will learn about the early Mayans and their discovery of chocolate. Next you will discover the processes that cocoa goes through to become chocolate. Then you can go through the exhibits of chocolate figurines. Finish off with the highly recommended demonstration of how pralines are made. Arrange to visit Museum of Cocoa and Chocolate (Musee du Cacao et du Chocolat) and other attractions in Brussels using our Brussels vacation builder.
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  • was great to see a demonstration and hear an explanation of how the chocolates are made and the tasters were also great but the museum section (upstairs) is quite small so doesn't take long for this p...  more »
  • It's a very small place but it was too crowded and there were a lot of screaming toddlers which made the whole experience kind of irritating.  more »
  • The interesting thing about this museum is the demonstration and the fact that they give you chocolate for free. At the entrance you find tickets for discounts for tours, food and entrances.  more »