You are invited to immerse yourself in a unique sensory experience by booking a behind the scenes tour of a real working distillery. This is a must see for anyone with an interest in Irish Whiskey and Gin.
Start in the one of a kind story room and learn about the history of the charming town of Clonakilty with its past of brewing and smuggling. Then learn all about the grain to glass (Whiskey) & grass to glass (Gin) distillation process, taking in the sights, sounds and smells of the distillery up close & personal.
Distil your very own bottle of gin at the Gin School before browsing in the on-site gift shop. Before you leave visit the adjacent Whale’s Tail Bistro for a coffee or lunch.
April to October: Monday to Sunday 10:30-18:30
November to March: Tuesday to Sunday 11:00-18:30
Closed Christmas Day, St Stephen’s Day & New Year’s Day
Admission Prices 2019
See website for admission rates
Visitor experience, tours, gin school, shop, & bistro on-site.
Free coach and car parking.
Clonakilty town centre on the N71, less than an hour from Cork City
The Waterfront, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, Ireland
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