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Like millions all over the world, have you ever wondered about what really goes on behind the doors of a real working chocolate factory?

Close your eyes for a moment and imagine if you will the unmistakable aroma of chocolate assailing your senses and the cornucopia of chocolate in all forms that surrounds you. You can now make this dream a reality by visiting the Butlers Chocolates Factory in north Dublin.

Step inside Butlers. The Factory Tour and discover for yourself the magic and wonder of where chocolate comes from and how, since 1932, our chocolate masters have used their skill and artistry to create our famous chocolate assortments, chocolate bars, fudge and toffee and hot chocolate for you to enjoy, every day.

Our expert chocolate tour guides are with you every step of the way as you embark on the ultimate chocolate discovery tour, with plenty of complimentary chocolate tastings to savour throughout! On the tour, you get to enjoy the following:

  • Watch the chocolate movie and learn all about the origins of chocolate and the history of Butlers Chocolates.

  • Wander around the interactive chocolate museum with optional worksheets for children of all ages.

  • Savour the aroma from the chocolate gallery and enjoy a fascinating vista of the entire Butlers Chocolates factory. Discover how our chocolatiers have mastered their craft of chocolate artistry since 1932.

  • Enjoy an up-close chocolate demonstration from one of our chocolatiers, learning the interesting techniques of how individual chocolates are made.

  • Finally, unleash your competitive chocolate spirit and decorate your own chocolate figure with lashings of liquid chocolate and chocolate flakes – the highlight of the tour.

  • Personalised participant certificates are available on request.

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There is something for everyone to enjoy at the Butlers. The Factory Tour; from the perfect family day out to school tours, group tours, corporate events, team challenges to birthday parties and every group occasion in between. The tour lasts about an hour and a half.

After the tour, why not take a moment to visit our onsite Butlers Chocolate Café and enjoy one of our award-winning hot chocolates or make a purchase from the wide selection of Butlers Chocolates available to take home.