Powerscourt Distillery

Overview

1h
Irish Whiskey Distillery in an 18th Century Mill House on the Historic Powerscourt Estate. Whiskey Distillery, Maturation Warehouse, Tasting Rooms, Story Telling, Food Pairings & Scenery. In the ancient territory of Fercullen, surrounded by the rugged beauty of the Wicklow mountains, sits the Powerscourt Estate, one of the most beautiful estates in the world and home to Powerscourt Irish Whiskey Distillery. As one of the few operational distilleries in Ireland with a maturation warehouse on-site, visitors can savour the aroma of sleeping casks and enjoy a full immersion, multi-sensorial grain to glass whiskey tasting experience. Nestled close to Powerscourt House, the historic Mill House dates back to the 1730s and boasts an ancient water mill deep in its foundations. Embark on an Irish whiskey odyssey, a tale of boom & bust and the different styles of Irish whiskey. Hear first-hand about the art of whiskey distilling and maturation whilst enjoying the perfect setting in which to taste it. Discover how this unrivalled location offers access to the best raw materials, including water from Powerscourt Waterfall and beautiful golden homegrown barley, an enviable ‘terroir’ ideal for inspiring a new generation in craftsmanship on the estate. Highlights include: • Location - Powerscourt Estate is located only 30 minutes from Dublin • Spiritual Home - Meet the Master Distiller Noel Sweeney and ‘Fercullen Irish Whiskey’ • Food & Drink - Taste ‘Powerscourt on a plate’ and showcasing local food & drinks producers • Authentic Ireland - Celebrate & appreciate the ancient art of Irish whiskey distilling & tasting • Mill House - Converted 17th century Mill House • Powerscourt Estate - 47-acre gardens and Ireland’s highest waterfall providing water for the distillery

Current opening times

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Facilities

  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Paid Visit
  • Covid-19 Guidelines
  • Credit Card Accepted
  • Guided Tours
  • Car Parking Available
  • Guide Dogs Welcomed
  • Toilets
  • Wifi
  • Retail On Site
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Paper Ticket Accepted
  • Families
  • Distilleries & Breweries
  • Heritage Sites
  • Solo Visitors
  • Friends
  • Mature visitors
  • Introductory short film 
  • Guided tour of the distillery and maturation warehouse 
  • Four samples of Fercullen Irish whiskeys including the award-winning 18-year-old Single Malt Irish whiskeys
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Ultimate Irish Whiskey Experience
Enjoy a fully immersive guided tour of the whiskey process. Experience first-hand the sights, sounds, and aroma of a fully operational distillery, including visiting the on-site Maturation Warehouse. This tour includes four samples of Fercullen.

Contact details

  • Powerscount Distillery
  • Powerscount Estate
  • Enniskerry
  • Ireland
15065656
tours@powerscourtdistillery.com