Take a guided tour through the Victorian Brewery and experience the whole brewing process – find out about the secret spring that supplies our water and experience each step in creating the South West's most popular beers. Our Visitor Centre has won a Silver award in the Green Tourism Business Scheme and also won bronze awards at the 2013 Cornwall Tourism Awards and 2014 South West Tourism Awards. 


Make sure you leave time for the Hicks Bar for some essential sampling of our award winning beers plus the chance to enjoy home cooked pub food and snacks prepared to order.


Visit our licensed Brewery Shop and Warehouse for wines, spirits, clothing and gifts and of course St Austell bottled beers - all at special prices.


Number One Activity on TripAdvisor in the St Austell area.

ART, MUSEUM & INDUSTRIAL ATTRACTION OF THE YEAR SILVER

We are please to say that the St Austell Brewery Visitor Centre was awarded a Silver in the Art, Museum & Industrial attaction of the year category at the 2014 Cornwall Tourism Awards!

See all the awards winners here

ART, MUSEUM & INDUSTRIAL ATTRACTION OF THE YEAR Silver

OPENING TIMES

Monday to Friday: 10am to 5:30pm 
Sat: 10am to 4pm 
Food served Monday - Saturday 12pm - 3pm

Please note that due to private functions the guided Brewery Tours will be unavailable and the Hicks Bar will be closed to the public on Saturday 13th December & Thursday 18th December. The Wine Warehouse and Gift Shop will remain open as usual.   

CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR OPENING 2014/15
22nd & 23rd Dec - 10:00 - 17:30 - All areas open
24th Dec - 09:00 - 12:00 - Shop Only
25th Dec to 28th Dec - Closed
29th Dec to 31st Dec - 09:00 - 14:00 - Shop Only
1st Jan - Closed
2nd Jan - 10:00 - 17:30 - All areas open
3rd Jan - 10:00 - 16:00 - All areas open


To book your tour call 01726 66022

For special access details or additional information on visiting the Visitor Centre view our Access Statement.

TAKE A BREWERY TOUR

Experience the sights, smells and taste of the historic brewery. Tours are 90 minutes and run between 11am and 4pm and booking is advisable.

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HOW TO GET TO US

By Car: Approaching St Austell town centre from all directions, follow the brown tourist signs for St Austell Brewery Visitor Centre.  

For Sat-Nav users the Brewery’s postcode is PL25 4BY. Free car park on site

By Rail/Bus: The Brewery and Visitor Centre is a short 5-minute walk uphill from St Austell's main rail and bus station. 
Arrive with a valid rail/bus ticket (dated for the day of your visit) and receive a £1 discount from the tour admission price.
For more information on rail services visit First Great Western, and for bus services visit First Group (Routes 25, 26, 27, 101) or Western Greyhound (Routes 520, 521, 522, 525, 526, 527, 529).

For more information on this offer please visit Public Transport in Cornwall.

By Bike: You will be pleased to know that we have a bike rack and you will also receive a £1 discount from the tour admission price.

SHOP ONLINE

Our Visitor Centre shop also provides an online service for you to order our beers and related merchandise from wherever you are in the U.K. 

Browse our web shop now for your favourite St Austell Brewery beer 

We always hope your experience is an enjoyable one and that we will be welcoming you back soon.

To help us know what we did well and to understand areas for improvement please take a few minutes to complete our online Smiles survey after your visit. In return your name will be entered into a prize draw and each month someone will win £250 worth of St Austell Brewery vouchers.

Visit smiles-survey.co.uk and you could win £250 of Brewery vouchers

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