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Halloren Schokoladenmuseum

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Address: Delitzscher Strasse 70, 06112 Halle (Saale), Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Phone Number: +49 4934 55642192
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10:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 18:45
Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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There is a museum and a factory outlet. The museum costs money. You walk around yourself. Good signs and many things for kids. You can overlook the production and a couple of choc... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 July 2016
Charlotte R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

There is a museum and a factory outlet. The museum costs money. You walk around yourself. Good signs and many things for kids. You can overlook the production and a couple of choc makers but not take pictures of this. Why? That is the interesting part. Good offers at the outlet.

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Thank Charlotte R
Hameln, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Germany's oldest chocolate factory is a treat! We enjoyed a delicious afternoon at Halloren Schokoladenfabrik when visiting Halle. We learnt a great deal about the origin of chocolate, watched the production process, enjoyed excellent coffee and delicious cake with samples of the famous Hallorenkugeln in a spacious and beautifully furnished café ... If we had known before, we would have... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

I was new in town so I signed up for a tour organized by the international office of MLU. They were in the middle of remodeling. The best place is the chocolate room.

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Thank Anastasia S
Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

Although the external appearance doesn't look so exciting, from inside, this Chocolate factory and museum (being the oldest in Germany) is great! Chocolates are sold at outlet prices here so you can save big time and I have not tasted anything that was not good. Quality is between 8 to 10 out of ten depending on the type of chocolate.... More 

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Thank ISMAEL-DOHA
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

Relatives took us to this wonderful chocolate factory and we saw some of the production as well as walking through the Museum. One room had EVERYTHING made of chocolate - absolutely amazing. We had coffee/hot chocolate and icecream in the café afterwards. Obviously we bought chocolates to take with us!

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Avon, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

The oldest chocolate factory in Germany, it is very active today and includes an interesting museum. Unfortunately, all the display explanations are in German, so an audio guide would be advisable if you are not fluent.

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Amersham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2015

We were brought to this attraction by cousins who had not been themselves before. Arrived with time to use the cafe and I sampled the original hot chocolate. There were six other flavours on offer. It was OK but didn't excite me. A knowledgeable man guided us in a group, and I was glad my German was up to understanding... More 

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Thank Peter S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

The museum is awesome. The history of chocolate in Halle. Not to spoil it, but Jewish ownership, then WWII, then Communist rule made for an awesome story. I think I read every plaque. I couldn't wait to get to try the chocolate after all that survival through adversity. But the chocolate was average at best. I tried a lot of... More 

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Tucson, AZ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2015

This museum was a little personal for us as my husband's grandmother worked there before they had to leave because of the WW II. The museum has great history and pretty well done and organize. Part of the tour actually lets you see the factory and how the chocolate is made. At the end you get to buy all the... More 

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Newark, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014

We had a fun visit to the museum in the evening. Almost all the signage was in English as well as German so we weren't too lost in interpreting the exibits. There was some chocolate history, particularly the history of this chocolate factory. There were lots of replicas of things made from chocolate, a whole room, lots of little buildings... More 

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