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Jim Beam American Stillhouse

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Visit the Jim Beam American Stillhouse, and experience the two centuries of history, heritage and craftsmanship of America’s #1 bourbon. Nestled in the rolling foothills of Kentucky, the distillery offers something for everyone – picturesque views...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
526 Happy Hollow Rd, Clermont, KY 40110-8900
+1 502-215-2295
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We went to Jim Beam distillery on a recent trip to Louisville KY we had a few hours to kill so decided to try the tour. "Blair" our tour guide sold us our tickets and assured us we would have a good time. She was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Allison1710
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and my wife decided last minute to go and was able to get a tour without a reservation. This makes the second distillery we have toured on the bourbon trail and overall it was the best in my opinion. We was able to bottle...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Charles A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was highly impressed with this Jim Beam tour. Our tour guide was outgoing, and made our experience not only fun, but lighthearted, and educational. We were able to ask any questions at any time, and were allowed to take as many pictures as we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RacingFan14
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

I was not a huge beam drinker and this distillary wasn’t one I really wanted to visit. That said I am glad I went, loved it, was very interactive tasting and touching things along the way very informative as well. Was by far the best...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Adam70461
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Best bourbon tour so far! Our guide Travis was amazing, and very knowledgeable. Tour $14 but got a 1 1/2 hour tour w free glasses at end for souvenir! You have an option to fill your own Knob Creek bottle and wax it, additional $50...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Weekend20854
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Stephanie our tour guide made this a super fun and informative experience. Saw the whole facility and grounds. Filled our own bottle of knob creek single barrel with my thumb print on top then had it engraved. $14 for the tour. Can buy an extra...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed January 11, 2019

Thoroughly enjoyed the very informative tour. The tour guide was personable and knowledgeable. You are able to see the inner workings of the distillery and even bottle your own personal bottle of Knob Creek that you can retrieve at the end of the tour. Gift...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TJLpuppy
Reviewed January 10, 2019

The team at Jim Beam remind of how it looks and feels when you LOVE what you do. My tour began first by meeting Eamon, a Brand Ambassador and Experienced Mixologist behind the bar in the tasting room. I wandered that way with time to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TXGrnEyez
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

I dont drink hard liquor..but the tour was fascinating !!!! Jason was great fun and full of info! My father made hisnown bottle of makers mark with his finger print! He was super excited and he is 87! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wildjane94
Reviewed January 2, 2019

Jason (tour guide) did a great job of explaining the distilling, aging, and bottling processes. The tour let you see each of these steps occur. The tasting room allows you to try three samples of their 15+ options. Jason did a great job of guiding...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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May 23, 2018|
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Response from Porter6464 | Reviewed this property |
I think you may be able to get tickets the day you go! We had the first tour of the day and I think there was space available. Our second choice would have been to go to the Willet distillery.
May 23, 2018|
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Response from JohanChop | Reviewed this property |
They do take walk ups. I wouldn’t think a midweek tour would be an issue if you just showed up.
Mary R
May 11, 2018|
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Response from Paul P | Reviewed this property |
Knob creek single barrel was the only option.