Gambrinus Brewery

Duration 120 minutes
Tour price CZK 180
Available languages CZ, DE, EN
Opening hours
Brewery courtyard
BUY TOUR   Group tour booking 15+

 ‘HOW BEER IS BREWED’ AT THE GAMBRINUS BREWERY

Are you interested in how beer is brewed and how it tastes while it’s still maturing?

Come to the Gambrinus Brewery and visit the brewhouse and brewery cellars, where you can try beer that only our brewers get to taste. During the tour, you’ll learn interesting facts from the history of the brewery, discover more about the ingredients used to make Gambrinus and the actual brewing process. Visit the unique historical open fermentation room and see the cylindro-conical tanks in which beer maturation takes place today.

At the end of the tour, our experienced bartender will present the principles of proper care for beer, after which we’ll teach you how to pour beer and treat you to a hearty tasting of Gambrinus beer. Cheers!

Tour times

January 2020
In Czech: Friday to Saturday: 16:00
February 2020
In Czech: Friday to Saturday: 16:00

 

March 2020
In Czech: Friday to Saturday: 16:00

 

April 2020
In Czech: Friday to Saturday: 16:00
Sunday: 13:45

 

May 2020
In Czech: Friday – Saturday: 16:00
Sunday: 13:45

In English: Sunday: 11:30
June 2020
In Czech: Friday – Satuday: 16:00
Sunday: 13:45
In English: Saturday: 11:30
In German Saturday: 13:45

 

July 2020
In Czech: Friday – Satuday: 16:00
Sunday: 13:45
In English: Saturday: 11:30
In German Saturday: 13:45

 

August 2020
In Czech: Friday – Satuday: 16:00
Sunday: 13:45
In English: Saturday: 11:30
In German Saturday: 13:45

 

September 2020
In Czech: Friday – Satuday: 16:00
Sunday: 13:45
In English: Saturday: 11:30
In German Saturday: 13:45

 

October 2020
In Czech: Friday to Saturday: 16:00
Sunday: 13:45

 

November 2019
In Czech: Friday: 16:00
Saturday: 13:45, 16:00
Sunday: 13:45
December 2019
In Czech: Friday: 16:00
Saturday: 13:45, 16:00
Sunday: 13:45

Additional tour information

The maximum capacity for a group tour of the Pilsner Urquell brewery is 40 persons.
120 minutes
The tour of the Gambrinus Brewery is not barrier-free. For safety reasons, children under the age of 3 are not allowed on the tours.
The tour includes a beer tasting for individuals of legal drinking age (18 and over). Individuals under the age of 18 are allowed to take the tour of the Gambrinus Brewery only with the consent and in the company of their parents or another responsible person over the age of 18.

What to look forward to during a tour

 
1 HISTORICAL BREWHOUSE 1869

In the historical brewhouse from the year 1869, you’ll learn more about the rich history of the Gambrinus Brewery. We’ll introduce you to the ingredients used to brew our beer. And the tour ends right back in this space with a tasting of Gambrinus beer.

 
2 MODERN BREWHOUSE

In our modern brewhouse, you’ll learn more about the brewing process of Gambrinus beer.

 
3 CYLINDROCONICAL TANKS AND THE OPEN FERMENTATION ROOM

Visit the uniquely preserved open fermentation room, where you’ll learn how beer fermented in the past. Then take a look at our cylindro-conical tanks, in which beer is fermenting using the latest technology, and taste beer that is still maturing.

 
4 BEER TASTING

At the end of the tour we’ll return to Brewhouse 1869, where you’ll learn how to pour beer under the guidance of one of our experienced bartenders. You’ll learn more about the principles of proper beer care and various ways to pour beer. Afterwards, you’ll be treated to a tasting of unpasteurised and unfiltered Gambrinus beer and a Brewers Choice beer by the Plzeňský Prazdroj brewers.

Map of brewery premises

 
 
 
 
 

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VISITOR CENTRE OPENING HOURS

April – June Monday – Sunday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
July - August Monday – Sunday 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
September Monday – Sunday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
October – March Monday – Sunday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

For tour times, see below.

Opening hours during Christmas:

  • 19. 12. 2019     8:00 – 17:00
  • 20. 12. 2019     8:00 – 17:00
  • 21. 12. 2019     8:00 – 17:00
  • 22. 12. 2019     8:00 – 17:00
  • 23. 12. 2019     8:00 – 17:00
  • 24. 12. 2019     Closed
  • 25. 12. 2019     Closed
  • 26. 12. 2019     Closed
  • 27. 12. 2019     8:00 – 17:00
  • 28. 12. 2019     8:00 – 17:00
  • 29. 12. 2019     8:00 – 17:00
  • 30. 12. 2019     8:00 – 17:00
  • 31. 12. 2019     8:00 – 15:00
  • 01. 01. 2019     Closed

Admission

Regular admission Discounted admission*
Gambrinus Brewery Tour CZK 180 CZK 110

Reduced admission: children up to 6 and under 15, students under 26, pensioners over 70, TP, ZTP, HI YHA cardholders.

Free admission: children under 6, ZTP/P card holders + their escort (1 person)

25% discount on the price of a ticket for two or more of our various tours (brewery, Brewery Museum, Pilsen Historical Museum) on one day. This offer does not apply to school groups.

 

The opening hours of the Visitor Centre and the tour times are the same on public holidays as on Sundays.

The tour can be reservated only
by the phone number +420 377 062 888
or via e-mail reservations@asahibeer.cz.

 

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