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Heaven Hill Bourbon Heritage Center

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Heaven Hill Distillery Bourbon Heritage Center is a 4-time Visitor Attraction of the Year winner. Enjoy the art of making whiskey on one of our tours, as our Bourbon hosts guide you through the history of Bourbon, introduce you to the Heaven Hill...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1311 Gilkey Run Rd, Bardstown, KY 40004-2201
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very interesting site. Several tours to choose from and allot of historical information on the history of Bourbon distilling. I advise getting a reservation for the tour you prefer. Tours at all the Bourbon Trail distilleries fill up before the day of your visit.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank DoorConnie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe I am wrong here but if you want people to buy your product and if they have to spend good money for your good products then it would make sense to me to have tasting available with out a tour. There were no tours...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Daryl H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice facility and gift shop. The premium tasting let's you try their best Bourbons. Tasting room has a little informational video that is informative and the display areas is worth taking the time to read.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank johnbK49PO
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have this on your Bourbon Trail plan, drop it. They don’t make anything near here. All you see is a video and then you get to taste their most expensive products before they turn you loose in their store.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Scott W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great information and proper tasting followed! Wonderful experience. Family owned is a cool thing too!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Gurleygirlsmg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great tour. Becky our tour guide was funny, engaging and knowledgeable. Worth the time to come by!! Interesting how each distillery has distinct differences in making bourbon. They all taste different!!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank fishtels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In an attempt to keep up with all the new Distilleries in the area, they are renovating the whole place. As a result, the tasting room is in the old break room for employees. The “tour” consists of a rickhouse across the street. Our tour...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank RichardinOhio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Becky was our guide through the tasting process and she has a wealth of knowledge that she shared with us. If possible, I suggest going through on a weekday for a more personal tour. We had an excellent time!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Unitedguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very informative and fun tour. Our tour guide Becky was great. Great knowledge of bourbon and history on the tour. Saw a rickhouse for bourbon storage. The taste of 5 bourbon was fun and informative. Learned the Kentucky chew to taste bourbon.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Karl I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Heaven Hill Distillery is set in an idyllic Kentucky landscape. Surrounded by beautiful green fields and touched by the angels in Heaven. Holly, our tour guide, was quite charming and made our bourbon trail experience one for the memory books. The history is enchanting and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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SuzieDetroit
March 15, 2019|
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Response from teamsnardy | Reviewed this property |
You want the tour and tasting. To taste the 20 y.o. Old Fitzgerald that can only be purchased in the gift store you will need to take the Connoisseur tasting. Enjoy.
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Joel P
March 28, 2016|
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Response from SLiebbe | Reviewed this property |
This depends on what you are looking for. If you want to go to a Rickhouse, then the Heritage Center is the place (not to mention that the tasting afterwards is in a cool looking room). If you are interested in the history... More
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sealou711
September 14, 2015|
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Response from unmikcivpol | Reviewed this property |
Heaven Hill is the only "Trail Distillery " that offers a "Bourbon Coniseur" tour.This tour is more expensive but focuses on tasting the products not how they are made. You also taste their top shelf products. In this tour... More
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