Guinness Storehouse

Address: St James’s Gate, Dublin 8

The historical and cultural exhibition explores the history of the world’s most famous creamy stout. Travel through each step of the brewing process as well as Guinness’s history of advertising and life worldwide.

End the tour with a complimentary pint (or soft drinks for under 18s) in Gravity Bar where it is possible to enjoy a panoramic view of Dublin. Guinness Storehouse is the No 1 visitor attraction in Dublin, with over 1 million visitors per year.

Opening Times

Monday to Sunday: 09.30 – 19.00 (Last admission is at 17.00)

Longer opening times during July and August: Monday to Sunday: 09.00 – 20.00 (Last admission is at 18.00)

The Guinness Storehouse is closed on Good Friday and 24th-26th December.


60 – 90 minutes approximately.

Important Note ref Admission times/policy for student groups

During the peak months of June, July and August, student groups that are mixed or under 18 may only visit the Guinness Storehouse during 9.30 and 12.00. Also there is a limit of 75 persons admitted per hour.

Student groups over 18 can visit at any time during open hours but the limit of 75 persons applies.

During off peak months, all student groups can visit at any time but the limit of 75 persons per hour still applies.

Please note guided tours/ audio guides are not available to student groups.

Our Tip

As the Guinness Storehouse is one of the most popular attractions for groups in Dublin it gets easily very crowded during the day. To make the most out of your group’s visit to the Guinness Storehouse, we highly recommend visiting it early in the morning!