Discover the Jameson Irish Whiskey story, where the last chapter is drinkable. Visit the original Bow Street distillery in Smithfield Dublin, the place we’ve called home ever since John Jameson first set up shop in 1780. A trip to Bow Street offers guided tours and tasting experiences that will give you a real appreciation for the Jameson story, from our heritage, to our production process which gives us our unique, iconic taste.
The Old Jameson Distillery is also home to a restaurant that serves lunch every day, a gift shop where you can purchase exclusive Jameson gifts or even bottle your own cask strength Jameson Select Reserve. With a greater appreciation of our whiskey under your belt you will be able to sample our full range at JJ’s Bar, take a Master class with a whiskey tasting or just try some of our great Jameson cocktails.
A guided tour, where you will see, taste and smell the Jameson Irish whiskey experience. Our passionate tour guides will walk you through the living history of the Old Jameson Distillery, where the legend of John Jameson began. You’ll get a glimpse into our past, and the craft and traditions that we have lived by, for over two centuries.
You will end the tour by putting theory into practice, with a comparative tasting, giving you an understanding of the key differences between Scotch, American and Jameson Irish Whiskey. Since memories can fade over time, you’ll also be given a refreshing Jameson Ginger and Lime, a coveted Jameson Whiskey Tasting Certificate, and all the bragging rights that come with it.
Tours run approximately every 15 minutes from April – October and every 25 minutes from November to March.
Please note that tours can sell out during peak times and we recommend that you book in advance to avoid thirst and disappointment.
Book Online and save 10% on adult admission. Group sizes up to 15pax can be booked online.
Jameson Whiskey Masterclass
An experience for the true whiskey advocate! Allow our whiskey experts to guide you through the subtle differences between Malt & Grain whiskey, Distillation and Maturation while savouring four samples from the Jameson premium range.
Not quite the classroom but definitely an intimate private Jameson tutorial that explains the unique craft story of Single Pot Still whiskey.
Especially tailored for the discerning guest who has a deep interest in all things Irish Whiskey.
All guests receive a coveted Jameson Masterclass tasting certificate and a complimentary gift once inducted into the archives of the Old Jameson Distillery.
- Jameson Original
- Jameson Distillery Reserve
- Jameson Black Barrel
- Jameson Gold
Available Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays and added days subject to availability.
Duration: From 1 hour
Price: €30.00 pp (Adults only)
Receive a 10% discount when booked online. Limit of 15 guests per class.
To book: call +353 (0) 1 807 2355 or Email: email@example.com.
Jameson Taste Experience
Available all day - No time limits - Price €22.50pp
Pull up a stool at JJ’s Bar and order a tasting mat with four of our favourite Jameson Family Reserve whiskeys. Sample the much celebrated Jameson Distillery Reserve 12 years Old, Jameson Select Reserve, Jameson Gold Reserve and Jameson 18year old Reserve. Whether before or after your tour, or just to soak up the atmosphere in the heart of the Distillery, this is truly a great way to discover the highlights of our Reserve portfolio.
Jameson Select Reserve Cask Strength Black Barrel
Bottle Your Own
Available in the Gift Shop. Price €100.00
In the whiskey world, John Jameson’s name on a bottle has become shorthand for quality. We now offer you the chance to become part of this legacy, you can now hand fill a bottle of Jameson Select Reserve Cask Strength Black Barrel from a live bourbon cask before personalising the label with your name, the date, the number of the cask, the bottle number and the alcohol strength (currently 59%). By logging your bottle in the Jameson Select Reserve Cask Strength Black Barrel ledger, you can ensure that your name goes down in whiskey history.