We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Halloren Schokoladenmuseum

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Delitzscher Str. 70, 06112 Halle (Saale), Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Phone Number:
+49 4934 55642192
09:00 - 18:45
Open now
See all hours
Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 18:45
Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 115 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 11
  • 9
    Very good
  • 2
  • 0
  • 0
The perfect place for chocolate lovers!

I'm a big fan of chocolate so it was very exciting for me to visit the museum! The entrance was actually quite costly in my opinion (EUR 6.00) but it was worth it! There was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 December 2016
Lieke W
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

115 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 22: English reviews
Level Contributor
38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little museum of chocolade , great for kids, however it is definetely not a must see. The shop at the first floor is also great with a large variety of goods and prices.

Thank Dimarash
Level Contributor
22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I'm a big fan of chocolate so it was very exciting for me to visit the museum! The entrance was actually quite costly in my opinion (EUR 6.00) but it was worth it! There was detailed explanations about chocolate: history, how it came to Europe, how the factory was established, and more. Plus there were exhibitions made entirely of chocolate!... More 

Thank Lieke W
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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.

Thank Charlotte R
Hameln, Germany
Level Contributor
26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
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 

Thank Marianne H
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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.

Thank Anastasia S
Doha, Qatar
Level Contributor
45 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
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 

Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
138 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
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!

1 Thank Janet1807
Avon, Indiana
Level Contributor
45 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
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.

1 Thank aerobubba
Amersham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
204 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
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 

Thank Peter S
Level Contributor
32 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
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 

1 Thank Cornholes13

Travellers who viewed Halloren Schokoladenmuseum also viewed

Halle (Saale), Saxony-Anhalt
Halle (Saale), Saxony-Anhalt

Been to Halloren Schokoladenmuseum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Halloren Schokoladenmuseum and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
4 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Halloren Schokoladenmuseum staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?