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

2018 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   £8.00
Student 18 Years+, ID required £7.00
Senior 60 years + £7.00
Child* 8 - 17 years £4.50
Family** 2 adults & 2 children 8 - 17 years £23.00
Groups Groups of 15 + qualify £6.50


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 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 old are welcome on site. However for safety reasons they are not permitted to join tours.
** Adult family members do not qualify for the family rate.
Visitor Information

The old Bushmills Distillery.

Visitor Information


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

Winter Hours (GMT)

Jan - Feb, Nov - Dec 2018

Mon - Sat 10:00 - 16:45

Sun 12:00 - 16:45

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

Distillery Closed:
Dec 23, 2018 - Jan 1, 2019

Summer Hours (GMT)

March - Oct 2018

Mon - Sat 9:15 - 16:45

Sun 12:00 - 16:45

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

Distillery Closed:
Thursday, July 12, 2018


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