Kilbeggan Distillery

Kilbeggan Distillery, Kilbeggan, Westmeath, Southern Ireland

Kilbeggan Distillery situated on the River Brosna in Kilbeggan, County Westmeath, Ireland. It is owned by Beam Suntory. A small pot still distillery, the licence to distil dates to 1757, a copy of which can be seen in the distillery. Start your tour in 1757 and discover how Irish whiskey was made in decades past.

Opening Times: -

Daily: -
Nov to Mar: 10am to 4pm.
Apr to Oct: 9am to 6pm.


Apprentice Tour: -

Guided tour of Kilbeggan Distillery with a Masterclass in tasting of three Irish whiskeys from the Kilbeggan Distilling Company. If you are the designated driver, we are happy to provide a non-alcoholic beverage for you at the end of your tour.
From Nov to Mar inclusive, Apprentice Tour Tours at 11am, 1pm, 2pm and 2.30pm.
From Apr to Oct inclusive, Apprentice Tour Tours at 10am, 11am 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm & 4.30pm
Tour Time (approx): 1h
14.00 EUROS PER PERSON
Tasting permitted for over 18?s only. No concessions available.

Distillers Tour: -

Guided tour of Kilbeggan Distillerry with a visit to the old warehouses and a meet and greet with our onsite distillers, finished with a Masterclass in tasting of four unique Irish whiskeys, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Kilbeggan Irish whiskey, Tyrconnell Single Malt and Connemara Peated Single Malt. If you are the designated driver we are happy to provide a small taster size for you to enjoy when you return home.
From January to March inclusive, Distillers Tour starts at 12 noon.
From April to October inclusive, Distillers Tour starts at 1.30pm.
From November to 23rd December inclusive, Distillers Tour starts at 12 noon.
Tour Time (approx): 1h 30min
26.00 EUROS PER PERSON
Tasting permitted for over 18s only. No concessions available.

Connoisseur Experience: -

Join John Cashman our Global Brand Ambassador on an exclusive Access All Areas tour of Kilbeggan Distillery, the oldest licensed distillery in Ireland. Take your time walking through Irelands illustrious distilling history with our expert. Following on into the present and meet with our distilling team as they take you through a day in the life of a distiller in Kilbeggan. Join us for an appetizing lunch in our wonderful on site Pantry restaurant ending with a delicious complete tasting of our Irish whiskey core portfolio range as you discover the best kept secret in Irish whiskey. As a finale, we will take you to our warehouse where you will pull your own 200ml sample from one of our aging cask to take home.
Additional Details:
Tour is limited to 12 participants
Lunch is included
The visitor will bottle their own 200ml bottle of cask strength whiskey with a valinch
Additional tastings to include Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey, Tyrconnell 16 & Connemara 12yr old
Please allow 3.5 hours at the distillery for this tour. Tour starts at 12.30pm
Connoisseur Tour dates for 2019 available are as follows:
Friday 26th April
Friday 31st May
Friday 28th June
Friday 26th July
Friday 30th August
Friday 27th September
Friday 25th October
Tour Time (approx): 3h
85.00 EUROS PER PERSON

Standard Group: -

Standard guided tours are provided to groups of 10 or more people and need to be booked in advance with the booking office.
All guided tours will be in English. Occasionally, we may have a French or German speaking guide available but this cannot be guaranteed.
Tour Time (approx): 1h
8.00 EURO PER PERSON In group of 10 or more

Telephone: - 00353 57 933 2134


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