Chocolate: The Exhibition

May 2, 2012 at 6:00 pm
May 2, 2012 at 6:00 pm


chocolate-kettles.jpgA unique tree in a lush tropical environment.  A seed so precious it was used as money.  A spicy drink and a sweet snack.  Chocolate is all this…and much more.  Explore the relationship between human culture and this rainforest treasure in Chocolate, at Turtle Bay Exploration Park.

Chocolate will immerse you in a sweet experience, engage all your senses, and reveal facets of chocolate you’ve never thought about before.  You’ll explore the plant, the products, the history, and the culture of chocolate through the lenses of botany and ecology, anthropology and economics, conservation and popular culture. Exhibit runs from May 3 to September 9, 2012.

A special preview event, “Chocolate After Dark” is set for Wednesday, May 2, from  6 p.m - 8 p.m. It’s Turtle Bay’s newest and mostchocolate-after-dark.jpg delicious event ever!  For $35/ticket, you’ll enjoy an evening of unique chocolate delicacies, distinctive wine tastings and an exclusive preview of our newest exhibition Chocolate: The Exhibition.  With limited tickets available, this fabulous event is sure to sell out, so don’t wait – get your tickets today!

And if all that sets your mouth to watering, we’ll send you off with a chocolate treat to satisfy your cravings.