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Irish Whiskey Museum

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per adult Price is £18

The Irish are renowned for their jolly demeanour and favourite warming drink – whiskey. Sample the spirit that makes the country so merry and uncover the intriguing past of the Irish “water of life”, from its origins and rise to its dramatic decline and current global revival.

The Irish Whiskey Museum is a fascinating gallery that offers interactive, ultra-modern displays showcasing the untold story of the famous age-old drink. Boasting an elite collection of Irish whiskey paraphernalia dating back to the 19th century and friendly, knowledgeable guides, this is the perfect place to delve into the fascinating history of Ireland’s favourite drink.

Step back in time and listen as your entertaining guide traces the interesting origins of Irish whiskey, from the spirit’s modest early years as the preferred libation of the poor, to its rise to the lofty status of most popular spirit in the world, to a period of decline in the late 19th century. Today, Irish whiskey is regaining its legendary status and is now fast growing in popularity.

At the end of your tour, you have the chance to sample a tipple of Irish whiskey, learning about the delicate characteristics and aromas of each different kind.

The Irish are renowned for their jolly demeanour and favourite warming drink – whiskey. Sample the spirit that makes the country so merry and uncover the intriguing past of the Irish “water of life”, from its origins and rise to its dramatic decline and current global revival.

The Irish Whiskey Museum is a fascinating gallery that offers interactive, ultra-modern displays showcasing the untold story of the famous age-old drink. Boasting an elite collection of Irish whiskey paraphernalia dating back to the 19th century and friendly, knowledgeable guides, this is the perfect place to delve into the fascinating history of Ireland’s favourite drink.

Step back in time and listen as your entertaining guide traces the interesting origins of Irish whiskey, from the spirit’s modest early years as the preferred libation of the poor, to its rise to the lofty status of most popular spirit in the world, to a period of decline in the late 19th century. Today, Irish whiskey is regaining its legendary status and is now fast growing in popularity.

At the end of your tour, you have the chance to sample a tipple of Irish whiskey, learning about the delicate characteristics and aromas of each different kind.

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Classic Tour in English, includes Drinks Only

Duration 1h No booking or credit card fees

Fully guided tour and a tutored tasting of three Irish whiskies.

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£17.12

Total price is £17.12, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

Premium Tour in English, includes Drinks Only

No booking or credit card fees

Select this option for a fully guided tour, tutored tasting of four whiskies, and a souvenir.

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£19.68

Total price is £19.68, taxes included

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10:00 AM, Whisky & Brunch Experience in English, includes Food and Drinks

Duration 1h 30m No booking or credit card fees

Journey back through history and discover the origins of Irish whisky while also exploring the culture and traditional food of each era. Experience the true taste of Ireland with samples of three whiskies followed by a hearty brunch in the café bar overlooking stunning views of Trinity College.

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£23.96

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4:00 PM, Whisky Blending Experience in English, includes Drinks Only

Duration 1h 30m No booking or credit card fees

Enjoy a fully guided tour of the museum before the ultimate tasting experience. Sample four premium Irish whiskies during an interactive tasting with one of our whisky experts! Then become a Master Blender… Learn to craft and blend whisky to your own taste and bring home a miniature bottle of your own personal blend.

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£25.68

Total price is £25.68, taxes included

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6:00 PM, Whisky Blending Experience in English, includes Drinks Only

Duration 1h 30m No booking or credit card fees

Enjoy a fully guided tour of the museum before the ultimate tasting experience. Sample four premium Irish whiskies during an interactive tasting with one of our whisky experts! Then become a Master Blender… Learn to craft and blend whisky to your own taste and bring home a miniature bottle of your own personal blend!

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£25.68

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Irish Whiskey Museum

Activity Location

Irish Whiskey Museum

119 Grafton Street

Dublin

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  • Irish Whiskey Museum

    119 Grafton Street

    Dublin


Highlights

  • A look at the history of the iconic Irish spirit—whiskey

  • One of Dublin's newest modern museums, opened in 2015

  • Exclusive Irish whiskey memorabilia dating back to the 1800s

  • Chance to sample a variety of different whiskeys

  • Entertaining & knowledgeable guide to lead the way


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of the Irish Whiskey Museum

  • Admission fees

  • Whiskey tasting

  • Live tour commentary provided in English

  • Audio guide available in French, German, Mandarin, Spanish and Italian.


Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 4 and younger are complimentary.

  • You must be at least 18 years of age and present a valid photo ID in order to consume alcohol.

  • For the Whisky Blending Experience, you must be 18 years or older.

  • Tours depart every 30 minutes.

  • Opening hours are 10 AM–6 PM (Last tour starts at 6pm).


Irish Whiskey Museum ratings based on 13 verified reviews

4.9 out of 5

5/5 Oct 21, 2018

My wife & I had a wonderful time in the small relaxed group atmosphere. Our tour guide Grace was fantastic. Very pleasant & informative. We learned a lot & enjoy a variety of whiskey before a tasty brunch in their cafe. We would definitely recommend checking out the museum. A+