Shepherd Neame Visitor Centre

Brewery Tours currently suspended.

Take a look behind the scenes at Shepherd Neame – Britain’s oldest brewer.

Take a look behind the scenes at Britain’s oldest brewery, discover the secrets of the ancient art of brewing and experience the sights, sounds, smells and tastes that contribute to the making of a great pint. This 80 minute tour culminates in a tutored tasting of some of our award-winning ales and a chance to visit our brewery shop.

Tours operate most days and advance booking is required. Tours cost £18 per person and a group rate of £15 per person is available for parties of

Opening Times

Brewery Tours:

Tours run most days – advance booking is strongly recommended and you should allow 2 hours for your visit.


Brewery Shop:

Mon-Sat               10.30am – 4.30pm

Sun                        10.30am – 2pm


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