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Directions & Info

Maestrani’s Chocolarium is located in Flawil (canton of St Gallen) in beautiful Eastern Switzerland. Travelling from Zurich, Constance or Bregenz, you can be right in the heart of our world of discovery in less than 50 minutes.

Covid-19 measures in Maestrani’s Chocolarium

As from Monday, 13th September 2021, access to the discovery tour and to the courses for people aged 16 and over is only possible on presentation of a valid Covid certificate and a proof of identity. 

In all parts of the Chocolarium Masks are compulsory for persons aged 12 and over.

The admission to our Schoggi-Shop is still possible without certficate. The café remains closed until further notice.   

 

By car
  • Flawil is situated in beautiful eastern Switzerland between Wil and St. Gallen
  • Leave A1 at «Oberbüren» exit and then follow the signs to Flawil.
  • Go straight ahead at the roundabout near the entrance to the town.
  • Maestrani’s Chocolarium is located on the left at the entrance to the town.
  • Free parking spaces: 150 for cars, 2 disabled parking spaces, 2 charging bays for electric cars and 6 for buses.
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By train & PostBus
  • From Zurich to Uzwil station, by train and PostBus to the Maestrani stop.
  • From St. Gallen to Flawil station, by train and PostBus to the Maestrani stop or on foot from the station on the signposted Schoggiweg in 40 minutes along field paths.
  • Maestrani's Chocolarium is located within the South Zone of the Bodensee Ticket, so the journey to Flawil is included in the ticket.
Timetable Railaway offer Bodensee Ticket Schoggiweg

Contact

In the Maestrani chocolate factory

Toggenburgerstrasse 41
9230 Flawil in St. Gallen, Switzerland
☏ +41 (0)71 228 38 88

Opening hours

Last admission 1 hour before closing time.

Monday
10 am – 6 pm
Jan, Feb, Nov closed
Tuesday
10 am – 6 pm
Wednesday
10 am – 6 pm
Thursday
10 am – 6 pm
Friday
10 am – 6 pm
Saturday
10 am – 5 pm
Sunday
10.00 - 17.00 Uhr

Chocolate production from Monday to Friday (exception on bank holiday)

Special opening hours

Last admission 1 hour before closing time.

1st January
closed all day
2nd January
closed
Good Friday
10 am – 5 pm
Easter Monday
10 am – 5 pm
Ascension Day
10 am – 5 pm
Whit Monday
10 am – 5 pm
1st August
10 am – 5 pm
1st November
closed all day
24th December
closed from 2 pm
25th December
closed all day
26th December
closed all day
31st December
closed from 2 pm

Good to know

Whether it's for a club excursion, staff event or school trip, Maestrani’s Chocolarium is a chocolate factory that creates happiness. It offers far more than just a company tour, visitor centre or interactive museum for children.

General

  • WiFi 
  • Cloakroom with lockers
  • Suitable for wheelchairs and prams/pushchairs
  • Dogs not permitted
  • Discovery tour with Audio - App
  • Hand-out in different languages available (French, Italian, Spanish, Hindi, Chinese, Arabic, Japanese,...)
  • One-time free admission with the Oskar guest card or Bodensee Card PLUS

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For families
  • Schoggiweg from/to Flawil railway station (30-40 mins on foot)
  • Globi’s Schoggi experience: Find Globi everywhere
  • Nappy changing table
  • High chairs for children in the Schoggi-Café
  • Globi’s children's play corner in the Schoggi-Café
  • Picnic area close by
  • Public grill place Rehwald (30-40 mins on foot)
SCHOGGIWEG (PDF)
For groups
  • Schoggiweg from/to Flawil railway station (30-40 mins on foot)
  • Picnic area close by
  • Event room
  • Catering facilities
  • Railaway combined offer
  • Public grill place Rehwald (30-40 mins on foot)
Contact RAILAWAY OFFER CATERING OFFER (PDF)
For school classes
  • Schoggiweg from/to Flawil railway station (30-40 mins on foot)
  • Picnic area close by
  • Discovery tour with guide
  • Railaway combined offer
  • Public grill place Rehwald (30-40 mins on foot)
Contact SCHOGGIWEG (PDF) RAILAWAY OFFER

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