John Bull Sweet Factory & Candy Kingdom
Near Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire
Average time spent – 2+ hours.
Things to do at John Bull Sweet Factory and Candy Kingdom review – The John Bull sweet factory self-guided tour takes around one hour. Combined with a visit to Candy Kingdom soft play centre next door you can easily spend more than 2 hours here.
John Bull sweet factory is a self-guided tour around where their sweets, biscuits and chocolates are made. You start with a short video and then you join on guided sessions with a talk about how the rock is made. For an additional £1.50, you then get the opportunity to roll your own stick of rock. There are free sweet samples in this room and you can see people at work in the factory. The tour then continues with a look at the biscuit making room and the chance to eat biscuits.
You will pass displays detailing the history of John Bull world of rock. In the chocolate room, you should be able to see the large packaging machine in operation. For another £1.50 each you can make your own chocolate lolly. They also have more sweet samples in here for you to try. The tour then finishes in a shop full of sweet delights.
At a separate cost, you can also visit Candy Kingdom soft play. This is an indoor play centre for 0-12 years with a separate toddler and baby area.
Eating – There is a cafe on-site which you can order food both in the soft play area and a separate area for everyone else.
Facilities in brief – Self-guided tour around a sweet making factory, chance to try samples and make your own rock and chocolate lolly. There are toilets on-site and a cafe.
Entry price – *Cheap
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online.
*Cheap – £4.00 per adult at John Bull and children are £3.00. Under 4’s are free.
*Cheap – Under £6.00 per child, younger children are cheaper and one adult free per child.
Opening: Candy Kingdom is open for most of the year. John Bull has limited opening and is mostly only open during selected school holidays from Easter until October. For up to date opening times and dates please visit the websites linked above.
Information on accessibility – No information is provided, please ring.
Address: Lancaster Rd, Carnaby, Bridlington YO15 3QY, East Riding Yorkshire, England. Phone: Candy Kingdom 01262 426235
Category – Sweet factory tour and soft play – indoors. Suitable for all ages.
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