Heaven Hill Distilleries, America’s largest independent family-owned producer of Bourbon, invites you to historic Bardstown to visit our Bourbon Heritage Center. Knowledgeable and friendly Bourbon Hosts will take you through a working rickhouse, and you can conclude with a sampling of our fine Bourbons in a unique barrel-shaped tasting room! Three types of tours available; please see website for details.
Open Monday* through Saturday
10AM to 5PM (last tour at 4:00PM)
Open Sunday* (March – November only)
Noon to 4PM (last tour at 3:00PM)
*Please note a seasonal hours change: Heaven Hill is not open Sundays or Mondays in January and February.
Heaven Hill will be closed on Easter Sunday, open on Memorial Day, and open on the 4th of July.
The cost will be $6.00 per visitor over 21 years of age for the standard tour experience which includes the “Portrait of Heaven Hill” orientation film, a guided tour through a whiskey aging warehouse and an educational tasting of two super-premium Heaven Hill Bourbons. The very popular “Mini Tour” will now be offered at a $4.00 per guest charge which includes an abbreviated tour of the Bourbon Heritage Center exhibits and educational Bourbon tasting. Active military personnel will not be charged for either the standard or mini-tour with valid military ID. There will also be no entry fee to the facility for any guests wishing to visit and enjoy a self-guided viewing of the exhibits and explore the Gift Shop.
Bookings required for the Behind the Scenes Tour
Open Sunday Noon to 4PM (last tour at 3:00PM) March through December.
Closed on the following holidays:
New Year’s Eve
New Year’s Day
Heaven Hill Distillery Trolley Tours running March 1 to December 31
Saturday and Sunday 11:30 AM and 3:00 PM
Offering: “The Spirit of Bourbon Tour” This tour will include such Bourbon-related areas like Distillers Row, William Heavenhill’s original spring, Jim Beam’s historic home and downtown Bardstown. The tour takes 30 minutes and leaves from the Heaven Hill Distilleries Bourbon Heritage Center, tickets $5.00 each.
1311 Gilkey Run Road
Bardstown, Kentucky 40004