Robinsons Brewery Tour
Robinsons Brewery – Manchester Brewery Tour
Uncover the secrets of the brewing process and sample Robinsons’ award-winning ales
Robinsons have a worldwide reputation for real ale, learn how they make their award winning beers on a tour of their state of the art Manchester brewery in the heart of Stockport, which is only a short train ride from Manchester city centre. Then try the beers in the Unicorn Bar at the end of the tour!
A fascinating tour whether you are a fan of ale or not! Learn about the science & technicalities behind the brewing process and about how Robinsons Brewery selects the ingredients to produce their award winning ales. Robinsons Brewery is a proud family of independent brewers. They have been brewing their well known beers Trooper, Old Tom, Unicorn and Dizzy Blonde in the heart of Stockport since 1838. Learn about the secrets of their brewing process and get an insight into how their equipment has changed over the last 178 years in one of the most advanced breweries in the UK. The informative guides will educate and entertain you on your journey through the brewery. They are more than happy to answer your questions. You’ll also have the opportunity to meet Hopnik, Wizard and Bobek, the fabulous Shire horses. At the end of your tour you’ll get chance to taste the beer in the Unicorn Bar. For an extra special visit, upgrade your tour to include lunch and a free gift.
Tours are available Tuesday to Saturday at 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm. Sunday 11.30am & 1.30pm.
This tour is only suitable for over 18s, I.D may be required
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*Gift Vouchers are valid until the end of the season they are purchased in (31st October for Summer, 31st March for Winter)
£8.95 ADULT (Over 18 years)
£20.00 ADULT (Over 18 years)
*Please note that the Shire Horses are often attending events, therefore we can’t guarantee that you will meet the horses.
Accessibility: Please be aware that the Brewery Tour is around a working traditional tower brewery and as such involves steep stairways and some narrow walkways. Unfortunately, the Brewery Tour is not Wheelchair assessable. Induction Loops are available, Please ask at the front reception and switch Hearing Aids to the ‘T’ position to use this facility. Please wear suitable shoes (avoid open toe shoes, heels and flip flops)
Parking: The nearest parking is right across the road, Spaces are limited and subject to availability. Should the car park be full, there is a pay & display car park next to the church which is just around the corner. There are also on-street car parking spots up and down Hillgate.
How to get to Robinsons Brewery, Stockport
By train from Manchester:
There are frequent trains from Manchester Piccadilly and Oxford Road stations to Stockport. The journey time is approx. 10 minutes. It’s a 15 minute walk from the station the Brewery, There is also a free shuttle bus that operates every 15 minutes around the town centre.
By car/taxi from Manchester:
Driving time is approx. 30 minutes from central Manchester to Stockport.
Robinsons Brewery Visitors Centre, Apsley Street, Stockport, Cheshire SK1 1JJ .
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