The Irish Whiskey Museum is a tour unlike any other in Dublin! Located on Grafton Street beside Trinity College, it could not be any more central. Discover the intriguing tale of Irish whiskey, it’s ups and downs over the years and its current revival in this brilliant museum. Experience the ages of Irish whiskey with their very entertaining guides. The museum has a collection of memorabilia dating back to the 1800’s. The museum plays a modern twist on the history so it is sure to be a unique experience! Relax in their bar for an Irish coffee, Irish whiskey cocktails or to taste some fine Irish whiskies.
Irish Whiskey Museum Tours
Take a journey back through time on an Irish Whiskey Museum tour. Learn the origins of whiskey and Irish whiskies historical timeline. Discover some new Irish whiskey brands. Their guides will keep you highly entertained for the whole tour. At the end of the tour you will sample some Irish whiskey. For only €3 extra, the Premium ticket allows you to try a fourth whiskey, which has been matured for a minimum of 10 years. You will also get a souvenir to take home with you to remember your time on the tour.
Whiskey Blending Experience
Discover whiskey blending. This tour includes an extended hour and 30 minutes experience. You will have a fully guided tour, followed by a tasting of 4 Irish whiskies before you blend your own miniature (30ml) personalised bottle of whiskey to take home. For more information click this link: http://www.irishwhiskeymuseum.ie/tours/
Whiskey Appreciation Courses
On the second Friday of every month from 18:30 to 20:30 the Irish Whiskey Museum hold a whiskey appreciation course. Learn about the history of the Irish Whiskey Industry and Whiskey Distillation. Discover the differences between whiskey single malts and pot still whiskeys. Find out what food you can pair your whiskey with. As it is presented by whiskey experts you’re sure to get the right information. It is held in the spectacular Victorian room of the museum overlooking Trinity College. This enjoyable course is €45 and is suitable for whiskey beginners or experts. Once you complete the course you will receive a certificate of excellence to show off to your friends and family.
For more information on the whiskey courses, click this link: http://www.irishwhiskeymuseum.ie/whiskey-appreciation-course/
The Irish Whiskey Museum is not one to miss when visiting Dublin, so check it out for yourself! http://www.irishwhiskeymuseum.ie/
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