Meet the legend of Pilsner Urquell
The history of the legendary Pilsner Urquell lager began in 1842 in the Pilsen brewery and since that time its fame has spread throughout the world, making it the inspiration for more than two-thirds of the beer produced in the world today, which are still called pils, pilsner, and pilsener.
What excitements await you during your tour of Pilsner Urquell:
- You will learn about the history and secrets behind making the legendary Pilsner Urquell lager
- You can see the actualspot in the brewery where Pilsner Urquell beer has been brewed since 1842
- We shall guide you through our modern bottling plant, with its capacity of 120,000 bottles per hour; a unique exposition on the ingredients we use; and the historic and modern Pilsner Urquell brewhouse
- The tour of the Pilsner Urquell brewery would not be complete without a visit to the historic brewery cellars, where you can taste unfiltered and unpasteurized Pilsner Urquell on tap straight from oak lager barrels (for those over 18 years old)