The Art of Chocolate Museum on the 2nd floor of the Peak Galleria on Victoria Peak is the first of its kind in Hong Kong. Opened to the public on May 30, 2017, the museum features unique and mouth-watering art pieces made from more than 2,000 kilograms of pure chocolate.
The artworks were part of the Chocolate Museum World Tour which had been to over 50 cities worldwide and attracted half a million visitors including foreign dignitaries and celebrities. Hong Kong is the 55th city that exhibits these eye-catching and mouthwatering chocolate art pieces.
On display inside the 3300-square foot museum are various intricately-crafted sculptures, paintings, and installations depicting iconic landmarks from Hong Kong and other parts of the world.
Included in the collection are a picture of the Victoria Harbour skyline (dubbed as the largest in the world), the Big Buddha, and the Peak Tramway. There is also a 2.4m-high Eiffel Tower. All artworks are sculpted by the world-renowned chocolatier, Nikolai Popov using pure chocolate.
The Art of Chocolate Museum of Hong Kong is a must-visit attraction for all chocolate lovers. Apart from admiring the exquisite chocolate art pieces, guests can also participate in the chocolate workshop and create their own chocolate masterpieces.
The museum is open from 10am-9pm (Mon-Fri) and 10am-10pm (Sat-Sun). Admission fees are HK$ 100 (Adult 12–64 years old) and HK$ 70 (Children and Seniors).
The Art of Chocolate Museum of Hong Kong is located at 08-09A, Level 2, The Peak Galleria, 118 Peak Road, the Peak, Hong Kong.
How to get there:
- Peak Tram from the Peak Tram Lower Terminus on Garden Road (walk from MTR Central Station, Exit J2)
- Bus No.15 from Exchange Square bus terminus (near MTR Hong Kong Station, Exit D)
- Minibus No. 1 from MTR Hong Kong Station public transport interchange
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