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“Whiskey Tasting!!!”
Review of Tullamore Dew

Tullamore Dew
Ranked #1 of 19 things to do in Tullamore
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Owner description: Situated right in the heart of Ireland, there is an incredible experience that has been waiting for you since 1829. Join us at the newly renovated home of Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey and immerse yourself in the history and magic that lies inside the walls of this 19th century bonded warehouse, where our whiskey making tradition began.Located on the banks of the grand canal in Tullamore, the Visitor Centre has been beautifully restored to all its original glory. Once inside, you can enjoy a true Irish welcome and a guided tour which blends both audiovisual and traditional storytelling to help you see, smell, taste and understand the craft, time and passion dedicated to each glass of Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey.The Tullamore D.E.W. Visitor Centre is just over an hour from Dublin, located off the main Dublin to Galway motorway. You can also get to us by rail - we’re just a stone’s throw away from the Tullamore railway station. So call in today and join us in raising a glass of complimentary Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey. We’ll be here waiting to welcome you.
Reviewed 12 May 2014

This is an exceptionally top class tour i was in aw at what an amazing job they have done to this restoration!!

The food and staff are great too!! If you og onto the irishwhiskeytrail.ie you can print of a voucher to pay for one guest and other guest goes free!! children have FREE admission too.

Thank Spollens
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Reviewed 7 May 2014

On our way to Athlone for a wedding we stopped off at the Tullamore DEW visitor centre, as a treat for my husband. While waiting for the tour we had a pot of tea and scones in the cafe bar. It was a very interesting spot, toilets were very good and the decor was in keeping with the place. We were the only two on the tour so we had a really great personal tour of the distillery and the whiskey making process. The young lady was very well informed and really nice, not minding interuptions and said to ask any questions we wanted. There were films and hands on parts too. To end it all we had a very relaxed whiskey-tasting session, being told all about the various whiskeys we tried. A wonderful start to our weekend away.

Thank Rita H
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Reviewed 30 April 2014

Had a tour of the Tullamore Dew centre yesterday - what an interesting place. Our guide, Ita, was fab, and promised us that she would show us how to drink Whiskey at the end of the tour. Fabulous building which takes you through the process and the history of distilling the whiskey. A definite 'must visit' if you're in this area.

Thank GillR84
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Reviewed 28 April 2014

This is a great little tour. If you've any interest in whiskey you'll enjoy it and of course the tasting at the end of the tour. I've no interest in whiskey but still enjoyed it. The cafe is lovely and a good spot for lunch in the town.

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Reviewed 26 April 2014

So glad to see this beautiful building on the canal being preserved and put to excellent use. The staff were very friendly, especially in the refreshment area. The tour was informative and I liked the way audiovisual was incorporated into the guided tour. However, it was a little sedate and lacking in 'oomph' compared to other distilleries/breweries I've visited here and abroad. I found my mind drifting off at times. The museum could do with just a tiny little injection of drama (movement/noise/distinctive smells) to give it the edge. That is of course, just my personal view. I'm sorry to say I preferred Lockes distillery, but still I enjoyed it. It is definitely worth a visit if you are in the midlands.

Thank Anne-Marie O
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