A gift for the gods. A symbol of wealth and luxury. An economic livelihood. Bonbons. Hot fudge. Candy bars.

Exhibition title "Chocolate" displayed over arched entranceway to exhibition. Through archway, a life-size image of a store chocolate display is visible.

For thousands of years humans have been fascinated with the delicious phenomenon that we call “chocolate.” Discover the complete story behind the tasty treat that we crave in Chocolate.

Through more than 200 objects and highly detailed replicas, immersive exhibitry, interactives, and media, this bilingual exhibition explores chocolate throughout history and around the world. Chocolate will engage your senses and reveal facets of this sumptuous sweet that you’ve never thought about before. You’ll explore the plant, the products, and the culture of chocolate through the lenses of science, history, and popular culture.

Specifications

  • Gallery Requirements: 4500 - 5000 ft2 (464.52 - 510.97 m2)
  • Ceiling Height: At least 10 ft. (3.05 m.)
  • Shipping: One-way, inbound, paid by host venue 


  • Language: English and Spanish; additional language conversion to be provided by host venue