Chocolate Nation is a place filled with sensory experiences and stories by chocolate brands and chocolatiers. The experience museum gives visitors a unique insider view into the Belgian chocolate tradition and innovations. Visitors start in the jungle and end up in the port of Antwerp. A life-size, moving fantasy machine shows them how Belgian chocolate is made and they discover why Belgian chocolate inspires worldwide adoration. And of course there are sampling opportunities to taste the Belgian chocolate. The museum has ateliers, rooms for workshops and its own Bean To Bar Laboratory where visitors can either watch chocolatiers work or themselves take a workshop. Chocolate Nations is situated at the former location of Aquatopia, opposite the Central Station of Antwerp. Chocolate Nation has its own bean-to-bar atelier where the chocolatiers roast selected cocoa beans and process them into chocolate. This chocolate is then processed in the atelier into all kinds of homemade chocolate products. Visitors can see the chocolatiers at work in the atelier during the tour in the museum. Chocolate Nation also organises workshops for groups on request or for individuals on a number of fixed dates during the year. In addition, thematic workshops are also regularly organised. More information about the different workshops:


Koningin Astridplein 7
2018 Antwerp


+32 3 207 08 08

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