Philadelphia Chocolate History Walking Tour, October 4, 2016

We will be guided by a professional historian for a walking tour of Philadelphia.  We will be  stopping at chocolate and candy shops, and learning history of Philadelphia and our nation along the way. The tour will stop at several historic sites where we will learn about the role of candy in our history.  And of course there will be samples and tasting.

We will meet at Lore’s Chocolates at 3:45 (promptly),  34 South Seventh Street, Philadelphia.  There is parking at 38 S 2nd St (between Chestnut & Market St) and 711 Chestnut St (between S 7th St & S 8th St).

Following the tour will be dinner at The 2nd Story Brewing Company, 117-121 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106.  We will have a Private Dining Room, Family Style.  The dinner includes House Made Pretzels, Caesar Salad, Flat Iron Steak and Pan Seared Gnocchi (vegetarian), and  Roasted Seasonal Vegetables.

The cost of the evening is $75 or $35 for students.

More details will be forthcoming.

We are no longer taking reservations for this meeting.  If you are interested in attending, please send us a note at  We will contact you if anyone cancels. 

Special thanks to our meeting sponsors: FONA and Firmenich.