The Cadbury Story
John Cadbury tells you the inspiring story of his early struggles to establish the business and introduces his sons Richard and George.
Together the Cadbury family explain how their Quaker beliefs led them to build a new and better kind of factory, in a green-field site away from the smoke and grime of the city.
Find out how chocolate is made!
Find out how popular Cadbury brands are made, including Creme Egg, Buttons and Roses, with our interactive video stations.
4D Chocolate Adventure
Ride the Crunchie rollercoaster and dive into liquid Cadbury Dairy Milk! Join Freddo, and a whole host of Cadbury characters, as they whisk you away on an adventurous journey in our 4D cinema experience, complete with motion seats.
Dive into a bowl of liquid Cadbury Dairy Milk, ride the Crunchie Rollercoaster and take to the skies in a Cadbury Creme Egg airship piloted by the Caramel Bunny. Hold tight!
Walk into Bull Street, a full-scale replica of the original street where John Cadbury opened his shop in 1824!
See what's for sale in the shops and take some photos of the very first Cadbury products.
Gain an understanding of what life was like in 1824 for families at this time with an interactive performance before John Cadbury appears to introduce you on to the next part of the tour.
It's Cadbury World's very own popular Cadabra ride - a magical journey full of surprises.
Step into one of our Beanmobiles and enjoy a gentle ride through a chocolate wonderland full of familiar characters as you discover the magic of Cadbury. It's great fun - especially for kids - and one of the Beanmobiles can accommodate wheelchairs, so everyone can enjoy the ride.
Making Chocolate Story
What makes Cadbury chocolate so deliciously wonderful?
Here's where you'll find out how we do it in our special-effects cinema presentation. Discover how it's made and hold on tight, you could be in for a few surprises!
Learn about the most important ingredients of milk chocolate...
...and the way Cadbury combines them to create that unique Cadbury taste.
Travel 1000 years back in time to Mexico, where you'll walk through the tropical rainforest of the Mayan Indians.
Discover the origins of the cocoa bean, amidst trees and waterfalls, deep in the ancient tropical rainforest. But be warned - Aztec Emperor Montezuma is very protective of his cocoa!
Discover how the cocoa tree was central to their culture, and see the Aztec Emperor Montezuma whose favourite drink was 'chocolatl'. And just who was the man who brought cocoa beans back to Europe?
It's state-of-the-art, it's interactive - it's out of this world!
Ever played in chocolate rain, grown your own cocoa tree or chased Creme Eggs? Well now you can!
Experience chocolate like you never have before..
Here's a fun interactive experience you won't forget - enter the Purple Planet and experience a world of digital chocolate delights!
Take a trip down memory lane.
Always pioneers, Cadbury's advertising has been at the forefront over the years, generating awareness, innovation (and drumming gorillas!).
The Bourneville Experience
Uncover the heritage and history of Bournville Village
Fascinating for all ages, the Bournville Experience focuses on the Quaker ethics of the Cadbury family and how the Bournville Village came to be built. Come and see how the values that were so important to the company's founders are still relevant in the company today.
Did you know that Richard and George Cadbury founded Bournville Village?
Watch our chocolatiers work their magic.
The talented Cadbury World chocolatiers demonstrate traditional chocolate-making skills on exclusive handmade items sold in our shop.
Then choose a favourite treat - from marshmallows to popping candy - to add to a delicious pot of warm liquid Cadbury Dairy Milk.
Chocolate items hand-made by our chocolatiers are available at the World's Biggest Cadbury Shop, subject to availability.
Order a unique chocolate plaque or novelty and our talented chocolatiers will customise your gift with Cadbury chocolate!
Journey to Europe
Watch as our mini theatre presentations tell you about the arrival of chocolate to Europe.
Learn how Hernán Cortéz brought the wonderful cocoa bean back to our continent and how chocolate quickly became the drink of choice in high society.
Look out for the buccaneers in the tale - arrr!
Take a soak in the Flake bath, jump out of Easter eggs and surf on a Cadbury Dairy Milk bar!
Choose from a selection of backdrops for your green screen photo experience, with photos available to purchase at our photo collection points. We recommend not wearing green clothing on the day as this cannot be detected by the green screen.
Welcome to the World’s Biggest Cadbury Shop!
No visit to Cadbury World would be complete without stopping off in the World's Biggest Cadbury Shop. We've Cadbury treats galore and plenty of special offers that you won't find anywhere else. For souvenirs or essential chocolate supplies, you will always find something here to suit.
Don't miss the Factory Zone for unbeatable bulk-buys and bargains!
The 4D Chocolate Adventure zone stocks a variety of exclusive Cadbury World merchandise and chocolate too!
And you don’t have to be visiting the whole exhibition to go in – come by whenever you like to stock up with Cadbury goodies. We are open 1.5 hours after the last tour entry time. See our Opening Times here.
You can order some items from the shop through the post. Please call us on 0844 880 7667* to enquire.
*Calls cost 7p per minute plus your telephone company’s network access charge.
Did you know you can visit the World's Biggest Cadbury Shop without a ticket to Cadbury World! Find the entrance located in reception.
Cadbury World Cafe
Welcome to the Cadbury World Café, where we feed your imagination with our fun new restaurant and delicious food menu, complete with Cadbury dairy milk cows!
Serving everything from sandwiches and cake to a wide range of hearty main meals, we have something to suit all tastes. And we’re not just for Cadbury World visitors. Our café is open to everyone, so come inside and enjoy your morning coffee or have a picnic with our sandwich meal deal.
The Cadbury World Café provides good value and great tasting food… with a little bit of fun and a good dollop of Cadbury chocolate thrown in for good measure!
The Cadbury Café is located just off the main reception area next door to the shop which you can see on entering the building. Please enquire for any special dietary requirements with a member of staff to see our alternative options.
You can visit the Cadbury Cafe without a ticket to Cadbury World. We are located next to the main reception!
African Adventure Play Area
Take on the heights of our adventure play area.
Up to three storeys high with tube slides, climbing zones and rope bridges, there's plenty of fun to be had in our African Adventure Play Area. This area is only suitable for children aged 5-14 years.
And for mini-explorers, there's a separate zone for the under 5's!
WE ALSO HAVE A WHEELCHAIR FRIENDLY PLAY AREA!
The African Adventure Play Area zone can be visited before or after your exhibition tour time. Please see our Opening Times for more information.
Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1JR, England, West Midlands3 March 2018 until 31 July 2018Type: School HolidayMeet the Cadbury characters as they star in their very own exclusive stage shows!
Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1JR, England, West Midlands12 May 2018 until 1 July 2018Type: EntertainmentPOPULAR CITV PERSONALITY, SOOTY, RETURNS TO CADBURY WORLD IN 2018 FOR MAGIC, MUSIC AND MAYHEM WITH A LIVE ENTERTAINMENT SHOW!
Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1JR, England, West Midlands21 July 2018 until 31 July 2018Type: School HolidayEnjoy family fun this Summer and meet the cadbury characters as they star in their very own exclusive stage shows!
Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1JR, England, West Midlands1 August 2018 until 2 September 2018Type: School HolidaySummer Holiday fun at Cadbury World, Birmingham!
Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1JR, England, West Midlands8 September 2018 until 16 September 2018Type: School HolidayFamily Magic at Cadbury World Birmingham on selected weekends!
Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1JR, England, West Midlands22 September 2018 until 14 October 2018Type: EntertainmentCbeebies' Rastamouse is Live!
Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1JR, England, West Midlands20 October 2018 until 4 November 2018Type: Seasonal EventHave a scream at our Halloween Spooktacular!
Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1JR, England, West Midlands10 November 2018 until 11 November 2018Type: EntertainmentEnjoy chocolatey fun & our family magic shows at Cadbury World!
Cadbury World Linden Road, Bourneville, Birmingham B30 1JR, England, West Midlands17 November 2018 until 23 December 2018Type: Seasonal EventDiscover our chocolatey zones and whole host of seasonal activities for all the family, every Saturday and Sunday from 17th November till 23rd December 2018.
Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1JR, England, West Midlands27 December 2018 until 30 December 2018Type: EntertainmentThe Festive Panto Fun Continues