The Wadworth Brewery Tour and Ale Experience is not your average beer adventure, join your guide and tour group and you'll take a journey from 1875 right through to the present day. Situated in the delightful market town of Devizes, Wadworth Brewery welcomes you to discover traditional brewing skills and appreciate cask ales at their best. You will enjoy an extensive tour of the Victorian tower buildings, starting in the Visitor Centre, where you will gain knowledge of the Wadworth history and heritage. You will learn about the unique, traditional skills that the brewery still practices today and follow the gravitational brewing process down through four floors. Included in your exciting tour is a selection of six handcrafted Wadworth beers and a branded Wadworth bag for you to enjoy at home.
Need to Know
Your guide will welcome you into the Visitor Centre, where you will set off for the 90 minute tour. Your Wadworth journey begins with an introduction to the brewery, followed by a steep climb to the top of the Victorian tower. You will then make your way down through the four levels of the brewery, viewing the Mash Tuns, Hop Back and original open Copper on your way through. You'll then take a visit to the Cooperage so you can see where the wooden casks are handcrafted*, followed by a short stroll to the Award winning Shire Horses* and stables. Take a look around the Sign Writing Studio where all the signs for Wadworth's 250 pubs are traditionally hand painted. You are then invited to the Mezzanine Bar for a tutored beer tasting session. Here you will enjoy a range of Wadworth cask ales and have a Q A session with your guide. Before going home with your choice of six handcrafted beers and a Wadworth bag, you will have the opportunity to browse the Brewery Shop. *subject to availability/holidays/scheduled events