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The Old Pumphouse, Clydeside Distillery

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Door open days

10 September 2018 (Tours: Mon-Wed 10am; 80 minutes)

12 September 2018

Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival

The first dedicated, single malt whisky distillery to be built in Glasgow for over a century. Come down to Queens Dock and watch Glasgow's stills flow once again. Learn more about the birth of the whisky industry and join a tour around the distillery.

The city was once home to countless distilleries, blending houses and bonded warehouses, bottling plants, cooperages, maltsters and other associated businesses. The first dedicated, single malt whisky distillery to be built in Glasgow for over a century, Clydeside Distillery celebrates the significant role that whisky has played in shaping both our city and Scotland as a whole, while putting Glasgow right back on the scotch whisky map.

Our Dockside Story is the first, self-guided part of the tour. Wander around and discover fascinating tales about the birth of the whisky industry and Glasgow's history, featuring live footage and animation bringing history to life.
Next, our expert guide who will show you around Clydeside Distillery itself. Meet our lively craftsmen as they handcraft pure new spirit using traditional methods and time-honoured skills. Enjoy the spectacular view over the Clyde from our gleaming contemporary Still House.

Tours: Mon-Wed 10am; 80 minutes

Tour meeting point: Concourse

Booking: Fully booked

Monday 10th September 10am

Tuesday 11th September 10am

Wednesday 12th September 10am

 

 

 

Facilities

Parking available on site

 

Accessibility: As part of the tour, visitors walk across an open-vented floor so please wear flat shoes

Key Information

Architect: John Carrick, Additional alterations undertaken by Hypostyle Architects (Cat B)

Building Date: 1877, August 2016-November 2017

Where to find us

Address
  • Queens Dock
  • 100 Stobcross Road
  • G3 8QQ