If you are looking for a fascinating day out, why not visit Theakston Brewery in Masham and see the operation of one of the oldest working breweries in the country, considered an icon in British brewing and famed as the home of one of the world's most famous beers, our Theakston Old Peculier.
Join one of our guided tours and experience first-hand the craft and skill that goes into brewing our legendary beers; the brewing process is built on almost two centuries of tradition, passed down through five generations of the Theakston family. Our guides will entertain and inform you as you learn how much time and care goes into brewing our legendary beers.
Online bookings can only be made for tours a minimum of 48 hours in advance of the date of visit. For same-day or next day bookings please telephone our Visitor Centre on 01765 684333 to check availability.
Our online booking system enables you to reserve a place on our guided tours up to one month in advance. If you're interested in booking
for a date beyond that timeframe, please don't hesitate to contact us via telephone om 01765 684333. A member of our Visitor Centre team will be more than happy to take your booking and assist you with any further information you may require.
What To Expect
The Theakston Brewery tour experience includes an approx. 45-minute guided tour of our famous 'new' Brewery which has been in full operation since 1875. Led by one of our fully-trained guides, you will learn first-hand the craft and skill that goes into brewing our famous beers; the brewing process is built on almost two centuries of tradition, passed down through five generations of the Theakston family. The tour ends in the Theakston Paradise Bar, where you can sample a selection of our legendary beers! We recommend around an hour and a half is needed in total for the tour and sampling.