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Shepherd Neame Visitor Centre & Brewery Tour

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Murder Mystery at the Brewery

I arranged a Murder Mystery at the Visitor Centre for friends and family to celebrate my 50th... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ringwood, United Kingdom

A good tour made better by the eperienced tour guide. The tasting session was the best part and the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Faversham, United Kingdom
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Take a look behind the scenes at Shepherd Neame – Britain’s oldest brewer. You guide will take you through the heart of the brewery so you can see the traditional mash tuns; taste natural mineral water from the brewery’s well; try some malted...more
17 Court Street, Faversham ME13 7AX, England
+44 1795 542016
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I arranged a Murder Mystery at the Visitor Centre for friends and family to celebrate my 50th Birthday. The organisation went extremely smoothly thanks to Vicky the Function Co-ordinator. Vicky was either on the end of the phone when I needed her or responded to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

A good tour made better by the eperienced tour guide. The tasting session was the best part and the tour interesting but for younger visitors not so interesting.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I'm secretary for a court of the Ancient Order of Foresters and opted to arrange a visit to have a guided tour, beer tasting and meal at the Shepherd Neame Brewery. From the very first query about visits to the moment of leaving the premises...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I took my husband for his birthday and we couldn’t have had a better, more enjoyable day! The tour lasted around 2 hours and the sampling of the beer at the end was a particular highlight! Our tour guide Martyn was particularly excellent and his...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We took the Saturday noon tour so no production was going on in the brewery. Martin was an enjoyable tour guide. Six beers were tasted at the end of the tour and our party remained afterwards to buy some full pints. The Saturday street market...More

Thank DrJ6
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting tour, guide very knowledgable. Would have liked to have seen brewing of beer taking place. Tasting in bar afterwards not up to standard of their beers that we have sampled in our local pubs.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent tour of a traditional brewery, steeped in history. Tour guide (Martin?) very knowledgable and passionate about both the history of the brewery and the brewing process. Tasting session at the end was an added bonus.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely tour guide who was knowledgeable about the beer as well as the local social history which added greatly to the overal experience. The beer tasting at the end was done well and made you appreciate the effort that the brewers put...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter had her wedding at the brewery in October. After 18 months of arranging with the staff it finally came to fruition. ALL the staff were simply fantastic, super helpful and super friendly, I can give my personal thanks and praise to Sam &...More

Thank Mick R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredibly interesting tour from Alan - a true wealth of knowledge and exceptional value for money. An absolute must for any beer lovers!

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26 March 2018|
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Response from steeleman1001 | Reviewed this property |
Some of the stairs might be a challenge but the general area is acceptable.
2 October 2016|
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Response from kent1973 | Reviewed this property |
It will be open 11-4
4 September 2015|
Response from Graham H | Property representative |
We have plenty of spaces left on Sunday and a handful on Saturday. You can book online at the shepherdneame website - follow the Brewery Tours link or call 01795 542016 between 9.00am and 4.30pm tomorrow