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Maker's Mark

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Address: 3350 Burk Spring Road, Loretto, KY 40037
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+1 270-865-2881
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09:30 - 15:30
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Sun 11:30 - 15:30
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Watch a sour mash ferment in giant cypresswood vats on its way to becoming...

Watch a sour mash ferment in giant cypresswood vats on its way to becoming that heavenly Kentucky bourbon at this distillery.

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Great Stop on the Bourbon Trail

We spent a weekend in and around the Louisville Trail as part of the first leg of the Bourbon Trail. We decided to head an hour out of town to Loretto, KY to visit Maker's Mark... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Pittsburgh
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent a weekend in and around the Louisville Trail as part of the first leg of the Bourbon Trail. We decided to head an hour out of town to Loretto, KY to visit Maker's Mark. The tour costs $12 per person and is well worth the price. Starting at the newly built visitors center on the top of a... More 

Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
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178 reviews
109 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was an amazing tour! I don't know how much it cost though because we did it through a tour company. Beautiful area. Very educational. You get to see a lot. It made me want to try more Maker's Mark. We got to taste 5 different items. The gift shop was great. You get to dip your own bottles in... More 

La Mesa, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great Tour and you even get you dip your bottle in the wax. Love the grounds and make sure you have a couple hours.

Louisville, Kentucky
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5 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went to Maker's Mark for bourbon tour, the facility is so nice, the history behind the facility and the Bourbon making is amazing. We were on a tour where we can see the end-to-end process of Bourbon and at the end we got a lesson how to make cocktail, it was fun and we learned a lot, even though... More 

Fishers, Indiana
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93 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In our opinion this was our favorite Distillery tour on The Kentucky Bourbon Trail that we got to experience. Our tour guide Vincent was very knowledgeable and friendly. The best part of the tour was being able to dip your purchased bottle of Maker's Mark in the wax. You also get 4 tastings vs 3-4 at the other places, and... More 

Pleasureville, Kentucky
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the tour the glass tasting room was prety neat. As you walk into the gift shop the art on the ceiling of the warehouse is really cool. This would be great if you could keep a shot glass at the end

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the entire tour. Active duty are FREE to enjoy the experience. The guides are very knowledgeable and open to all of your questions. If you only have time for one tour of any of the distilleries this is THE ONE! The cost is very reasonable and it's very visitor friendly. The tour takes you from raw ingredients to... More 

Imperial, Missouri, United States
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This distillery has the best employees. They are so cordial and courteous. I dipped a bottle of Maker's Mark in wax. It's free with any purchase at the place. The buildings are in excellent condition and are visually appealing. I was not there at a busy time. I am told that that is in the warmer months.

Chicago, Illinois, United States
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42 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was very interesting and informative. We were able to see most of the process of making the bourbon except for the part of putting the bourbon in the barrels. I felt the tour guide was rushing it and while people were taking pictures she was already running to the next stop and started talking even if not all... More 

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10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While I was off work for Christmas vacation my wife and I visited. This is a beautiful location and the spirits are good too. We toured the distillery, sampled the goods and dipped our own bottles(which we prolly wont open) at the end of the visit.

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