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Guinness Storehouse in Dublin 2023-2024

Explore the secrets of the most famous Irish beer

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Guinness Storehouse
Guinness Storehouse
Guinness Storehouse

Visit Guinness Storehouse in the heart of the St. James's Gate Brewery to learn secrets of Ireland's most famous beer—Guinness, a delicious dry stout that locals call "The Black Stuff." The Storehouse is the most popular tourist attraction in Ireland for a reason.

The visitor's journey starts at the bottom of the seven-floor building that is in the shape of a giant pint glass. The self-guided tour takes beer enthusiasts through all seven floors packed with interactive experiences that fuse beer heritage with the rich history of Ireland. On the last floor, you'll enjoy a pint of perfect Guinness stout at the rooftop Gravity Bar. This is a new approach to higher education, isn't it?

The Storehouse opens its door all year apart from Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, & St Stephens Day.

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What experiences can visitors have at Guinness Storehouse in Dublin?

In Dublin's St. James's Gate Brewery, the seven floors of Guinness Storehouse have many interactive experiences for visitors like exploring the brewery's heritage, learning how to master the perfect pour and food pairing with Guinness, besides multi-sensory tasting experiences. They even have the Guinness Academy where one can get a certificate for pouring the perfect pint. Show more

When does Guinness Storehouse in Dublin close for public visits?

The Guinness Storehouse is open on holidays like New Year's Day or St. Patrick's Day; however, it remains closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and St. Stephen's Day (December 26). The visitors are recommended to check the opening hours of the Storehouse for the day of their visit to make sure they get enough time to enjoy all seven floors of fun. Show more

Where does one find Guinness Storehouse in Dublin?

The building that looks like a giant pint glass, the Guinness Storehouse, sits in the Liberties area of Dublin at the heart of St. James's Gate Brewery. Visitors can easily access the site on foot or by bus and also use the opportunity to see the rest of Dublin, which has a rich history and impressive architecture. Show more

What makes the Guinness Storehouse unique in shape?

The Guinness Storehouse building is an iconic landmark in Dublin with its cylindrical shape that is modeled after a giant pint glass. Its steel-frame structure and glass exterior offer a 360-degree view of Dublin's skyline from the rooftop Gravity Bar. As it narrows towards the top, it stands out from other building silhouettes within the vicinity. Show more

How is the taste of Guinness stout described compared to other beers in Ireland?

Dry Irish-style stout is used to brew Guinness using roasted barley, water, hops, and a special yeast strain responsible for its unique flavor. Its iconic creamy head and black color are the recognizable features. Guinness has an earthy and malty flavor with coffee and chocolate hints that make it stand out from other Irish beers. Its distinct taste has become an integral part of Irish culture and history. Show more

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