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Woodford Reserve Distillery

7855 McCracken Pike, Versailles, KY 40383-9781
+1 859-879-1812
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Bourbon Distillery Tour Interesting for All

I don't drink bourbon, but the tour was very interesting. I loved the old stone buildings that the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Donna O
Chicago, Illinois
Personalized Etched Bottles...a great take-home gift.

A "bourbon tour" must-see the location is picturesque and the limestone buildings architecturally... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Charleston, South Carolina
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7855 McCracken Pike, Versailles, KY 40383-9781
+1 859-879-1812

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Reviewed yesterday

I don't drink bourbon, but the tour was very interesting. I loved the old stone buildings that the bourbon was processed in. Driving in are beautiful maintained rolling hllls and black wood fences. At the end you get a taste of the bourbon and a...More

Thank Donna O
Reviewed 2 days ago

A "bourbon tour" must-see the location is picturesque and the limestone buildings architecturally interesting. The mash room, barrel roll and storage warehouse all offer photo ops and the uniquely shaped copper stills a highlight. It was nice to be able to purchase personalized bottles before...More

Thank BeachyBride2010
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took the hour tour Memorial Day weekend the place was hopping and felt like tourist. Our tour guide Tommy did not disappoint us, we left knowing how to smell and taste bourbon and most of all educate us on bourbon in our beautiful states. Wondering...More

Thank lexingtonmiller
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of my favorite bourbons just happens to be in a beautiful location. My brother and I skipped the tour but enjoyed the gift shop and purchased some bourbon chocolates and sorghum. Oh, and since it is the office bourbon of the Kentucky bourbon, I...More

Thank leigto
Reviewed 3 days ago

Woodford is one of those amazing businesses that has covered every base. From the sincerely friendly and knowledgeable personnel, to the exquisitely appointed buildings (both the working buildings and the gorgeous tasting room/gift store) and the truly excellent bourbon they have been making since time...More

Thank RebeccaForster
Reviewed 3 days ago

What they don't tell you, is there is a much larger "production" facility for Woodford Reserve bourbons in the Brown Forman Distillery in Shively, Kentucky. Okay, that aside ... The tour at their historic Versailles venue is very well thought out, and moves large numbers...More

Thank LarryM708
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I did a big chunk of the Bourbon Trail in October. We saw a lot of great places, but this one was the best. The grounds are stunning, our tour guide was funny and knowledgeable, and the bourbon was some of the...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great tour with our guide Steve. Beautiful facility full of history. Enjoyed the samples and the lessons about drinking bourbon. What a difference a bit of ice or water makes in the bourbon. Try to avoid going around lunch time or you will not be...More

Thank Professor001
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped by the distillery while in Kentucky on vacation. It is located in a rural area not far from Lexington. Located amongst rolling hills, the buildings are a mix of new and old. The distillery itself it similar to other distilleries (Makers' Mark, etc..). The...More

Thank catlaw98
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Terrific tour in a beautiful location. A delightful education in the art and science of Kentucky bourbon making. Harry was a terrific guide. Interesting and informative tour topped off by a tasting. Can't beat that! Free admission for military active duty/veterans.

Thank capburchett
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Is the tour handicap accessible ? I use a mobility scooter and would like to take the tour.
4 February 2017|
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Response from AJ_Jenny181 | Reviewed this property |
We boarded bus twice which would make it difficult but it was go very short trips. I bet they can accommodate your needs.
is the distillery opperating on weekends??
12 August 2016|
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Response from Crystal Dawn R | Reviewed this property |
No. U just see the grounds and they describe where stuff happens
Are you open for Thanksgiving weekend?
4 July 2016|
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Response from ahenry1908 | Reviewed this property |
They are open during Thanksgiving weekend. We attended on the Friday after Thanksgiving.