The Old Pumphouse, Clydeside Distillery
Queens Dock, 100 Stobcross Road, G3 8QQ
1877, John Carrick (Additional alterations undertaken in August 2016-November 2017, Hypostyle Architects)
The first dedicated, single malt whisky distillery to be built in Glasgow for over a century. Come down to Queens Dock and watch Glasgow's stills flow once again. Learn more about the birth of the whisky industry and join a tour around the distillery.
The city was once home to countless distilleries, blending houses and bonded warehouses, bottling plants, cooperages, maltsters and other associated businesses. The first dedicated, single malt whisky distillery to be built in Glasgow for over a century, Clydeside Distillery celebrates the significant role that whisky has played in shaping both our city and Scotland as a whole, while putting Glasgow right back on the scotch whisky map.
Our Dockside Story is the first, self-guided part of the tour. Wander around and discover fascinating tales about the birth of the whisky industry and Glasgow's history, featuring live footage and animation bringing history to life.
Next, our expert guide who will show you around Clydeside Distillery itself. Meet our lively craftsmen as they handcraft pure new spirit using traditional methods and time-honoured skills. Enjoy the spectacular view over the Clyde from our gleaming contemporary Still House.
Tours: Mon, 10.30am; Tue, 10am; Wed 10am; 60 mins
Booking essential - opens 1st September at 10am.
Accessibility: Fully accessible, but please note that as part of the tour, visitors go across an open-vented floor so please wear flat shoes.
Facilities: Seating, toilet, wheelchair accessible toilet, refreshments.
Parking: free parking available on site.