Silky Oak

Learn the story of a food whose past is as rich as its flavour.

Experience chocolates' astounding 3000 year history, in the only comprehensive chocolate museum in the Southern Hemisphere.

View a 2000 year old Mayan Chocolate Pot.

Admire the huge collection of chocolate paraphernalia.

See how chocolate has evolved through the centruries.

Learn how chocolate is made from 'Bean to Bar'.

Also a must is visiting our chocolate factory/shop to view chocolates being made.

Our dedication to the 'Food of the Gods' goes one step further in our 'Sheer Indulgence' Cafe

Contact Details

P.O. Box 7438, Taradale, Napier Hawkes Bay

+ 64 (06) 845 0908

Visitor Information

1131 Links Rd, R.D. 3, Napier, Hawkes Bay

Monday - Thursday 9am - 5pm Friday 9am - 4pm Saturday/ Sunday & most public holidays 10am - 4pm

Adults $8, Seniors $7, Children $5 & Family pass $22 Group discounts by arrangement






Wheelchair access

Other Facilities

Cafe open until 4pm each day
Factory/shop for viewing and purchasing of chocolates
gift shop
Easy access for all
2 Large carparks able to accomodate approx. 100 cars Rear carpark ideal for buses
-39.562084 176.83609 16 Silky Oak