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The Visitor Centre at Shepherd Neame is open for those wishing to discover more about this proudly independent family company and its wide range of award-winning beers. see our 2016 BROCHURE or DOWNLOAD A PRINTABLE VERSION.
Join us for a brewery tour or evening visit or perhaps make a weekend of it and treat yourselves to a Short Break.
Don't forget to visit the Shop to see our range of beers, gifts and more.
Our award-winning team are ready to welcome you to Britain's oldest brewer. You'll discover the brewer's art and then learn how our beers and speciality lagers are tested for quality during an entertaining tutored tasting - audience participation encouraged!
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A night out with a difference with Britain’s oldest brewer. Enjoy an insight into the brewery, a fascinating tutored tasting and a two-course home-cooked supper served in the Visitor Centre bar. Of course, there’s also time for a pint or two with your meal!
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An entertaining evening that features a six-course "Beer Dinner" and showcases 7 beers of a variety of styles. The meal is freshly prepared with local ingredients and each course is matched by a specially-selected beer whose flavours complement the food.
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Take a look behind the scenes at Shepherd Neame – Britain’s oldest brewer. See how the our beers are crafted; taste natural mineral water from the brewery’s well; try some malted barley; smell locally-grown Kentish hops; see bygone delivery vehicles and step into a recreated cooper’s workshop. Finally there’s a fascinating tutored tasting of our Kentish ales and speciality lagers. Tours run most days - advance booking is strongly recommended and you should allow 2 hours for your visit.
If you are making a booking for a group of more than 10 persons, we recommend an exclusive tour - please click here for details, includng special discounts and packages for larger parties.