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Speyside Cooperage Visitor Centre
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“barrel making”(4 reviews)
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Dufftown Road, Craigellachie AB38 9RS, Scotland
+44 1340 871108
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All reviews vip tour viewing gallery barrel making great gift shop fascinating visit informative film an eye opener these guys great place to visit short film whisky industry whisky barrel per adult speyside cooperage excellent value for money well worth the visit soup
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing cooperage, the only independent cooperage in the Speyside. It was a treat to watch the men working on their barrels!

Thank LA92253
Reviewed 18 October 2018

You will get an insiders education on an old craft and trade that is of utmost importance to the scotch industry. Don't miss this when you are in Speyside!

Thank CPK13
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

What a great little tourist information Centre Friendly local staff with lots of local information, guidebooks, clean toilet facilities and a free Scottish shortbread

Thank GordonT
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

What a setting and what an education! I had no idea about the barrel business until I toured the visitor center and surrounding grounds. The tour was spot on informative, creative and interesting. The guide was quick witted, knowledgeable and very gracious. The grounds are...More

Thank MollyMac1962
Reviewed 27 July 2018

This was one of favorite places to visit. The staff was extremely friendly and the tour very interesting. The atmosphere there was relaxed and to see all of the guys give everything to get us drink whisky in the end, wow. Really recommend.

Thank Priit R
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Although we didn’t undertake the tour we did use the cafe which was first class. Soup and sandwiches were the extent of light snacks available but were fresh and very reasonably priced. There was an outside covered area which enjoyed a lovely view across the...More

Thank IanB989
Reviewed 9 July 2018

watching these guys work on Barrels was something else. furiously working is an understatement. was fascinating to watch though. well worth the very small entry charge

Thank davyw92
Reviewed 26 June 2018

very nice tour. does not take long and the staff is very friendly. Very nice to see actual craftsman at work..

Thank Bt J
Reviewed 25 June 2018

If you think you work hard, think again! These guys are fascinating to watch. You'll not be disappointing!

Thank 6,48,527
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

tad over priced for in the gift shop staff arent very welcoming or up to offer help still waiting on a girl to get me a price so just gave.the toilets are dab lovely and clean a smelling fresh

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