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Barton 1792 Distillery

501 Cathedral Manor, Bardstown, KY 40004
+1 502-331-4879
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501 Cathedral Manor, Bardstown, KY 40004
+1 502-331-4879
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Did the Estate tour with Rick, to be clear this isn't some pretty bucolic place like Makers, this is a gritty industrial distillery. That being said the people were very nice, and the tour covered everything. The estate tour is only 5 people and free...More

Thank Clint26
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amanda was our guide for the tour. She is so nice and funny. She immediately understood that our English was not that good so she took the time to ask us if we were understanding. The tour was very interesting and we can take a...More

Thank Marie-Camille R
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed in Bardstown and used this city as our base for our favorites of the Bourbon Trail. Barton is so convenient - we drove but can easily be walkable if staying in town. Friendly staff and informative (and not lengthy) tasting. Love the chocolate...More

Thank traveltime589
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here on a weekday and had a very good tour with Katie. We were the only 2 on it. Learned a little more about the bourbon process and got to taste some wonderful bourbons.

Thank Clarence D
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had time to kill and decided to take the free tour at the Barton Distillery. Since we were the only two people on the tour, our guide Jerica, gave us and extened tour of the still and storage facilities. She s a very knowlegable...More

Thank Randy G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The distillery was the first one I visited on the Bourbon Trail. Since May, 2013, I have been back more times than I can count. It is an excellent tour and I learn something new every time I visit. Best of all the tour and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the free tour of this distillery and the chance to learn more about the fascinating bourbon making process. The free tasting was well appreciated too. Thank you. We bought a bottle of the Barton Very Old Bourbon, the bourbon pepper and bourbon paprika -...More

Thank coogee3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tour was very informative and fun. Rick the tour guide knows an amazing number facts about the distillery, and was happy to answer questions. The staff members we met along the way were all very nice, and willing to talk about their jobs. Bourbon tasting...More

Thank graykygirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a great giude who was knowlegable and fun - informative tour - samples - 1792 very good bourbon at a reasonable price - Chocolate Cream Bourbon is very good

Thank cj d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second time to visit the distillery and the tour/guide was great. We took the 1.5 hour tour which included the bottling process. I will probably take the more comprehensive tour when I visit again.

Thank BGKY1617
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