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Guinness Storehouse® is located in the heart of the Guinness Brewery at St James’s Gate, Dublin. Housed in an old fermentation plant, now the seven-storey visitor experience tells the story of Ireland’s iconic drink and beings to life the heritage of Guinness® from early days to growth as a global brand, known all around the world.
The experience starts standing at the bottom of the world’s largest pint glass, which rises through the building. It’s a dramatic story that begins over 250 years ago and ends in Gravity® bar where visitors will receive a complimentary pint of Guinness® while relaxing and enjoying spectacular views over Dublin.
- A magical journey deep into the heart of the world famous GUINNESS® brand.
- The 9,000 year lease that Arthur Guinness signed on the St. James's Gate Brewery in Dublin!
- The GUINNESS® Flagship Retail Store packed with unique and exclusive merchandise.
- Be guided by the Master Brewer through the brewing process.
- Tasting experience and complimentary drink.
- Panoramic 360 views of Dublin City and beyond from the rooftop bar.
Open Year Round
September - June
Daily 09:30 - 17:00
July - August
Daily 09:00 - 20:00 (last admissions 18:00)
Note: Last admissions are at 17:00 on July 4, July 19, July 24 and August 27, to facilitate major events at the Guinness Storehouse.
Closed: December 24 to 26 and Good Friday (March 25, 2016).
Last admission: at closing times stated above
Approx Visit Duration: 90 minutes to 2 hours
Senior (aged 65+): €16.00
Student (18+ with valid ID): €16.00
Student (under 18 with ID): €13.50
Child (aged 6-12): €6.50
Child (aged 0-5): Free
Family (2 adults & up to 4 children): €46.50
Admission includes a complimentary pint of Guinness or a soft drink
The Connoisseur Experience: exclusive experience in a hidden bar with intimate tutored tasting session of the four most popular Guinness variants. Operates daily at a cost of €30 each, must be pre-booked.
Guinness Academy: learn the six steps of crafting the Perfect Pint of Guinness. Price €5 plus regular admission rate, must be pre-booked.
Other Useful Information
Free paper information guides and audio guides available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian and Mandarin.
DINING / REFRESHMENTS
Barge Café, Brewers Dining Hall, Arthur's Bar and Gilroy's Restaurant offer a variety of dining options to suit everyone.
Flagship store offering the largest range of Guinness Merchandise and exclusive Guinness Storehouse range.
Free visitors car park off-site on Crane Street (3 minutes walk). Coach parking also available.
Fully wheelchair accessible with accessible toilets.
Group rates available (minimum 15 people). Pre-booking required.
ACCOLADES & AWARDS
- Europe's Leading Tourist Attraction 2015 - World Travel Awards
- Irish Tourism Industry Awards 2015 - Best Leisure Innovation National
- Events Industry Awards - Best Event Caterer Award 2014
The Storehouse is located half a mile from Dublin City Centre (a 20 minute walk).
Dublin Bus route numbers 13, 40 and 123 each serve the Guinness Storehouse, stopping at James’s Street. Take the 13/40/ 123 from either O'Connell Street/ D'Olier Street/ Dame Street. Buses run every 10-15 minutes.
Take the Luas to St. James Hospital.
Guinness Storehouse Nearby Attractions
Best Ticket Prices
Buy 'Best Value' Tickets from Heritage Island's partner website.
Tickets valid for 365 days from purchase
No Booking Fees
Complimentary pint of Guinness with adult admissions
If you have a group enquiry for 10 or more people, you can contact us here.