Old Forester Distillery Tours



Tour Information

Tuesday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. EDT
Sunday: 12 – 5 p.m. EDT
Monday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. EDT
Distillery operations run Tue – Sat

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Where to Find Us

119 West Main St
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 779-2222
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Gift Shop Hours

Tuesday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. EDT
Sunday: 12 – 5 p.m. EDT
Monday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. EDT


General FAQ

Old Forester VIP Tours Available

Enhance your visit to Old Forester Distilling Co. with a customized VIP Tour Experience. Please call us at (502) 779-2256 to discuss private tours, unique tastings and cocktail demonstrations.

Old Forester Distillery Tour: General Admission ($16)

Join us on our daily tour for a guided immersion through the Old Forester distillery that explains the history of the hometown bourbon of bourbon’s hometown, distilling, bottling process, and much more. Tickets for the Old Forester Distillery Tour are $16 per person.

At the end of the tour, guests of legal drinking age (21+) can taste our award-winning craft bourbon for themselves in the Old Forester Tasting Room. We strongly encourage all reservations to be made in advance online.

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Online reservations are strongly encouraged at this time.

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Old Forester Distillery Tour: General Admission ($16)

Tues – Sat: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. EDT
Sun: 12 – 5 p.m. EDT
Monday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. EDT

Closed on Easter, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas, New Year’s Day.

The maximum tour size is 18. For groups of 19 or more, please call (502) 779-2222.

George's Bar Cocktail Class ($25)

Join us inside George’s Bar as we create our Prohibition inspired cocktail “Password, please.” This guided experience allows you the opportunity to learn the art of crafting the perfect cocktail utilizing Old Forester Cocktail Provisions and our award-winning bourbon. Each guest will leave with a complimentary bottle of Old Forester Cocktail Provisions Oleo-Saccharum Syrup.

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George's Bar Cocktail Class ($25)

Multiple dates available.

Must be 21+ to purchase or attend.

A full refund will be provided for cancellations made at least 24 hours in advance of the scheduled tour time. For cancellations made less than 24 hours prior to the start of the scheduled tour, no refund will be given. A full refund will be issued for large group bookings of 11 or more provided the cancellation is made at least 2 weeks prior to the scheduled tour. No refund will be awarded for cancellations made within 2 weeks of the scheduled activity.