for 400 Years

The Old Bushmills Distillery

In the small village of Bushmills, settled on the banks of the river you'll find the oldest working distillery in Ireland. A place where family and friends have worked for generations, in a small Northern Irish village that for over 400 years has kept to the philosophy that hand crafting small batches is the way to produce beautifully smooth tasting Irish whiskey.

discover how we craft Bushmills Irish Whiskey.

Distillery Tours

2020 Public Tour Info & Pricing

Individual and groups with 14 people or less will be allocated places on a first come first serve basis. Tour places are limited and subject to availability on the day.

Adult   £9.00
Senior Citizen (60 years +) £8.00
Student (18 years + Student ID req) £8.00
*Children (8 - 17 years) £5.00
**Family (2 adults + up to 3 children 8 - 17 yrs) £25.00
***Group (15+) deposit required to secure booking £7.00


Groups of 15 + may book in advance, subject to availability. Bookings taken on the hour and half hour between 09.30 and 13.00h only. No Sunday Bookings. Please contact us on [email protected] to ask about availability. A deposit is required to secure all bookings.


A chance to taste and learn more about our range of whiskies.
Please contact us for more information on these events.

The Distillery may not always be viewed in a full operational capacity due to varying cycles of production.
* Children under 8 years of age are not permitted to join the guided tour.
** Family ticket covers 2 Adults and children 8 - 17 years only. Adult children not applicable.
*** Deposit to secure booking £105.00 which covers the first 15 admissions on the day.
Visitor Information

The old Bushmills Distillery.

Visitor Information


2 Distillery Rd, Bushmills, County Antrim BT57 8XH, United Kingdom

Winter Hours (GMT)

Jan - Feb, Nov - Dec 2020

Mon - Sat 9:30 - 16:45

Sun 12:00 - 16:45

Last tour commences at 15:30
Gift shop closes at 16:45

Distillery Closed:
Dec 23, 2019 - Jan 1, 2020

Summer Hours (GMT)

March - Oct 2020

Mon - Sat 9:15 - 16:45

Sun 12:00 - 16:45

Last tour commences at 16:00
Gift shop closes at 16:45

Additional Information:

In the interest of Health & Safety there may be occasions during adverse weather that the Distillery may have to close to the public.
During these times we frequently monitor the situation and re-open to the public as soon as it is safe to do so.
We apologise for any disappointment that may be caused on these occasions


+44 (0) 28 207 33218 | +44 (0) 28 207 33272

[email protected]


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