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Town Branch®

Alltech founder, Dr. Pearse Lyons, acquired the 200-year-old Lexington Brewing Company in 1999, resurrecting a brewing and distilling tradition that dates back to 1794. Offering the unique distinction of being both a brewery and distillery, experience the world-famous “brewstillery” in the heart of downtown Lexington.

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Town Branch Distillery (Lexington, KY)

Winter Hours: Jan. – Feb. 2020: ‘Tis the season when tourism begins to slow down, we have made a small change that only affects Tuesdays and Wednesdays during the months of January and February. We are open regular hours; however, tour times may be adjusted. Please visit us for a tasting of our award-winning beers and/or spirits.

Monday:  9:30 AM – 5:30 PM Tours start on the hour, first tour at 10:00 AM, last tour of the day at 4:00 PM.

Tuesday: 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM Tours start on the hour, first tour at 10:00 AM, last tour of the day at 4:00 PM.  Senior Discount Day – half price adult tour ticket for visitors 65+ years old.

Wednesday: 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM Tours start on the hour, first tour at 10:00 AM, last tour of the day at 4:00 PM.

Thursday -Saturday: 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM Tours begin at 10:00 AM and run every hour, on the hour. Last tour is 4:00 PM each day. Thursday – Saturday we offer 5:00 PM and 6:00 PM Twilight Tour.

Sunday: 11:30 AM – 5:30 PM  Tours start on the hour, first tour of the day at Noon with the last tour at 4 PM. No liquor sales on Sunday until after 1 PM.

Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. is closed Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Day after Christmas (Dec. 26), and New Year’s Day.

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Visitor’s Center Hours
Sunday & Monday: Closed.
Tuesday – Friday: 11:30 AM – 7:00 PM Last tour at 6 PM each day.
Saturday: 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM Last tour at 4 PM.Tours take place every hour, on the hour.

Pearse’s Place Taproom Hours
Friday & Saturday: Opens at 5 PM

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Town Branch Distillery (Lexington, KY)

Distillery and Brewery Tour
Barrel-Aged Beer Tour
Taste of the Town (Quick Tour)
Hard Hat Tour (Behind the Scenes)
Private Tour
Master Distiller Tour (Tour with Master Distiller Mark Coffman)
Master Brewer Tour (Tour with Lead Brewer Brandon Martin)
Master Brewer and Distiller (Tour with Master Distiller Mark Coffman and Lead Brewer Brandon Martin)

Dueling Barrels Tours (Pikeville, KY)

Adult Tour: $12
Military Tour: $6
18 & under Tour: Free
Adult Souvenir Tour w/ logo pint glass: $16
Military Souvenir Tour w/ logo pint glass: $10

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Mark Coffman

“We welcome you to the heart of downtown Lexington for a fine Bourbon–and a taste of our beer.”

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Learn how to make the perfect Bluegrass Sundown—a decadent warm coffee and Bourbon drink topped with a float of cream.

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