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Smithwick’s Irish Ales, brewed with passion since 1710

Harvested from our land, seasoned by our history, Smithwick’s has been brewed here in Ireland since 1710. Enjoying your favourite Smithwick’s Ale, while one of our local staff explains what makes it so unique, makes this one of the most enjoyable tours in Ireland. Upgrade your ticket to taste all three of our Ales. Soft drinks provided for under 18s.

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Smithwick's Irish Ales, brewed with our passion since 1710

Harvested from our land, seasoned by our history, Smithwick’s has been brewed here in Ireland since 1710. Enjoying your favourite Smithwick’s Ale, while one of our local staff explains what makes it so unique, makes this one of the most enjoyable tours in Ireland. Upgrade your ticket to taste all three of our Ales.

Soft drinks provided for under 18s.

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300 years of innovation

How did Smithwick’s become Ireland’s most popular ale? The results of three centuries spent innovating might just have something to do with it. Surviving, adapting and thriving, the Smithwicks family had much to offer the city of Kilkenny. Experiencing the story for yourself is one of the best things to do in Kilkenny.

Medieval Mile and Ireland’s Ancient East

There’s no better place to plan your trip around Ireland’s Ancient East than from here in the unforgettable setting of Kilkenny’s Medieval Mile. You’ll find us in the heart of this beautiful city. We’re less than a 10 minute stroll from the iconic Kilkenny Castle, and are very proud to be part of Kilkenny’s famous Medieval Mile.

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An integral part of the Medieval Mile and Ireland's Ancient East

There's no better place to plan your trip around Ireland's Ancient East than from here in the unforgettable setting of Kilkenny's Medieval Mile. You'll find us in the heart of this beautiful city, less than a 10 minute stroll from the iconic Kilkenny Castle.

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