Istanbul has a chocolate museum and it is the only one Turkey. Located next to the Pelit Chocolate Factory, Pelit Chocolate Museum is one of the most popular museums in Istanbul despite of its far location, Esenyurt.
The museum opened its doors in 2013 and takes you on an adventure starting with the history of chocolate-making. Make sure to see the hundreds of objects made from chocolate including Hagia Sophia, Galata Tower, Leander’s Tower, and even a chocolate village! In addition, there is a small chocolate workshop for children. It is believed that more than three tons of chocolate were used in making of the museum and do not miss this unique museum that is not only for children, but also for adults!
Pelit Chocolate Museum is located next to Pelit Chocolate Factory in Esenyurt industrial zone that is approximately 30 km far from İstanbul city center (Sultanahmet and Taksim). The only way to get to the museum is either taxi or private car. Closest public transportation station to Pelit Chocolate Museum is Beylikdüzü metrobus stop.
Avoid desserts before going to the museum because there are many chocolate tastings.