Plan your visit by time, price or experience. Must be 21+ for tasting experiences. Questions? See our FAQs.
JOIN THE FAMILY FOR A BEHIND THE BARREL JOURNEY THROUGH OUR DISTILLERY.
Take an immersive, interactive tour of our distillery and experience genuine in the making. You’ll discover how the Beams have made Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey for over two centuries. And get a taste of it for yourself.
Length: 90 minutes, offered daily
EXPERIENCE OUR BOURBONS AT THEIR BEST. IN YOUR GLASS.
For those short on time, this tasting gives you a look into how the Beam family has been making bourbon for 200-plus years. We’ll share a story or two over a glass of our favorites. All so you can discover a family of bourbons as storied as the family behind them.
Length: 20 minutes, offered daily
NEAT OR MIXED, DRINK IT ANY DAMN WAY YOU PLEASE.
Pour yourself into this hands-on, table side mixology experience where you’ll craft a range of bourbon cocktails right alongside us. There are lots of ways to enjoy Beam made bourbons. Here, we’ll show you how to make a few of our favorites.
Length: 30 minutes
GATHER AROUND OUR TABLE FOR A CURATED WHISKEY & SMALL BITE PAIRING EXPERIENCE.
Pull up a chair and join us at our all-new Kitchen Table Restaurant - for a whiskey and small bites tasting featuring Basil Hayden® Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey. This curated experience includes a sampling of four Basil Hayden whiskey expressions alongside artfully prepared culinary creations developed by Executive Chef Bradley Hoffman.
Length: 45 minutes
EXPERIENCE 8 GENERATIONS OF DISTILLING EXPERTISE
With over a quarter century of distilling experience, we have learned a thing or two about bourbon making. This insider’s look takes you behind the scenes of everything from distillation to maturation to innovation. And, you’ll have a chance to sip and savor with 7th generation Master Distiller Fred Noe and his son, Beam family distiller, Freddie Noe. Lunch included.
Length: 4 hours
BECOME A BEAM FAMILY DISTILLER FOR A DAY.
Taste bourbon the best way we know how: straight from the barrel with a hammer and a thief. This experience takes you from visitor to distiller, immersing you in our long-standing bourbon tradition. In the end, we set you free to pull six of your own bourbons, straight from the source.
Length: 5 hours, 30 minutes
The James B. Beam Distilling Co. is open Wednesday-Saturday 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. EST; Sunday 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. EST. We are currently CLOSED on MONDAYS and TUESDAYS.
Visit https://www.beamdistilling.com/book-a-tour to check availability and book your experience.
Just 30 minutes from Louisville, our distillery is at 568 Happy Hollow Rd Clermont, KY 40110.
For groups larger than 24, go to contact us, select Group Tours and send us a note.
A full list of our tours and experiences are at the top of this page.
We strongly recommended booking your tours in advance online. That way you can guarantee your spot and preferred tour time. You can make your booking at the top of this page.
Plan on spending 2-3 hours at the distillery for our Beam Made Bourbon tour and tasting with a little time to visit the gift shop after. Our other tours and experiences vary in length, which you can see at the top of this page.
We have a newly renovated venue on our grounds for your special event. Go to contact us, select Events & Rentals and send us a note.
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You must be of legal drinking age to enter.