The Chocolate Museum, St. Stephen

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Scores of sweet-toothed tourists and locals alike flock to The Chocolate Museum every year to learn more about the world’s favorite candy treat. Located in the very building where the nation’s famed Ganong Brothers originally started their chocolate empire and on the premises where they continued to make chocolate for over a century, you'll see some of the company’s finest chocolatiers at work still to this day. In addition to learning about the Ganong family, cast your eyes over the museum’s extensive collection of candy memorabilia and artifacts, including vintage chocolate boxes and antique candy-making equipment. Put The Chocolate Museum on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our St. Stephen travel itinerary maker.
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  • August 14, 2017
    We learnt a lot about chocolate how it is made from the tree to the box The history if the family ganong who started the business in 1873 us interesting full of old charm  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    We had been there before..but we had visitors with us from BC...So decided they may be interested in this attraction.. And they were..went they the Museum first..lots of hands on things to do & movies...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    This was one of the reasons to visit the area. Enjoyed the History of Chocolate and Chocolate Making. Was interesting to see the employees presenting the hand made Chocolates. As a bonus there were a ...  more »
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  • June 15, 2017
    Great history of the chocolate factory in St. Stephen.
  • July 4, 2017
    Great place a must for anyone in the area
  • June 20, 2016
    Not a lot of museum. Plenty of chocolate, though. Heaping bowls of chocolates throughout the museum. The actual displays were pretty dull and quick to zip through. If you're going to buy chocolate anyway, you might want to skip the museum and head straight to the store up front. Probably the most interesting part of the museum for me were the old boxes they had, from the old days.
  • November 29, 2016
    History and chocolate, what's not to love? Watching the chocolates hand dip the Ganong chocolates and seeing how everything is made from the cocoa bean into a delicious treat was educational and fun!
  • July 2, 2017
    Informative and entertaining.

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