The tour takes about 1 ½-2 hours and it consists of a full guided tour with headsets of the brewing, fermenting, ageing and packaging areas and a sampling session of 5 samples. You will also tour our truck room that features our 1947 Streamliner and our 1919 Keg Truck. During the sampling there will be time for a Q & A session and Labatt/beer history and facts. Everyone also receives a 15% discount coupon for merchandise at our Labatt Beer Store on site.
Tour Time(s): 12:30 PM & 5:00 PM
Please note that tours run Monday thru Friday all year round. Starting times vary, but all tours MUST be pre booked by email or by calling us at 519-850-8687.
Please note that tours are subject to change or be cancelled/rescheduled, please call ahead to confirm the date and time to register.
When booking your tour, we will need to know exactly how many people are in your group and if everyone is 19 years of age or older.
The tour costs $12/person. Taxes are already included. Cash only – exact change please. You pay when you arrive for the tour.
Everyone on the tour MUST wear closed toe, closed heel and flat footwear (running shoes preferred). Also, following our food safety policies, all tour guests MUST not wear earrings or any other facial piercings, necklaces, bracelets or watches, rings with jewels must be taped with medical tape (which we have). Anyone with medic alert necklaces can wear them under their clothing. Please make sure that everyone in your group is aware of these guidelines.
You can take pictures in the John Kinder Labatt Room (formerly known as the Amber Lounge) where the group does the sampling session, but cameras are NOT allowed in the actual brewery. We lock them up while the group goes into the brewery and then you can have them back when you come back to the room for sampling. We also lock up all purses and bags.
Everyone will need to meet in the John Kinder Labatt Room at the brewery 15 minutes before the tour starts. To get to our parking lot you will need to get to the intersection of Horton St and Richmond St in London, Ontario. Then go south on Richmond St from Horton St, we will be the 3rd parking lot on the right hand side (west side) of Richmond St. It is a car parking lot right beside our transport truck staging lot. Parking is free, follow the signs and walkway to the John Kinder Labatt Room.
This standard tour includes walking with some stairs, however, anyone requiring the use of assistive measures to access our facility please let me know.
Everyone must bring in picture ID for proof of age.