For the first time in 150 years, you are able to see how the World’s Most Awarded Gin* is made: walk through the history of London Gin; smell and touch the botanicals that make Beefeater Gin unique;
and taste the finished product!
Celebrate the quintessential spirit of Britain and explore 195 years of gin making history through this unforgettable two and a half hour experience.Book Now
GIN DISTILLERY TOUR
A self-discovery tour takes you on a stroll through the history of gin in London. Learn how James Burrough created the award-winning Beefeater Gin, cementing it as a true icon of London.Book Now
Welcome to one of London’s best kept secrets – the Beefeater Distillery in Kennington – where our gin is still hand-crafted to a recipe that is virtually unchanged since the 1800s.
London, one of the world’s great cities, has played a leading role in the development of London Dry Gin, one of the world’s great drinks. From the dawn of English gin distilling, the history of London and Beefeater Gin has been closely intertwined.
Housed in an Edwardian building with a 1950s extension, the Beefeater Distillery features original Victorian pot stills and a botanical room, where the fresh ingredients are stored. A custom-built visitor centre allows connoisseurs to see the original stills, view the distilling process and learn about the history of gin in London.
Our distillery is fully wheelchair accessible with lift access
The Beefeater Distillery is situated in the heart of Kennington, surrounded by numerous bars, cafes and restaurants to suit every taste and budget
The unique Distillery shop carries a wide-range of gifts and Beefeater merchandise
Accessible toilets and baby-change facilities are within the Distillery
Our iPad app compliments the tour with additional interactive information