D.G. Yuengling and Son Brewery, Pottsville

4.7
#1 of 19 in Breweries in Pennsylvania
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  • Beer Historified. I know, that is not a word but I think it sums up well. There is a history to this brewery and it is on the National Historic Registry. The tour runs several times a day, is free and...  more »
  • The website didn’t day last tour was at 1. We arrived at 1:15 on a Saturday and missed it. The shop was as expected. The old artifacts were nice but I imagine the tour is the real draw. I did enjoy th...  more »
  • My boyfriend and I wanted to go to the haunted Yuengling Mansion tour but wanted to spend the day there as it’s an hour drive from home, so we did the Yuengling brewery during the day and it was a gre...  more »
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  • Great tour. They keep the groups moving so you don't back up into another group. The best part is the basement chilling rooms, some of the history there is top notch.
  • Very fun tour, lots of interesting information. friendly staff and nice gift shop. I went when the plant was running do we got to see production, reminded me of Laverne and Shirley. Free sample at the end, the young ones get a delicious birch beer...Must see when visiting Schuylkill County.
  • This was a fun brewery tour. It's free, too! With two free beer samples at the end! You got to see everything: history of the brewery, and the entire process, as well as the cold storage caves. Definitely worth it!
  • Vickie was just the best tour guide! It's just so great to see History still working to this day! Yuengling is the BEST BEER EVER!! Their Ice cream is very good too. My wife found it and gave it to me for my Birthday. Thanks again, George Chauncey (Glen Burnie,Md)
  • I loved the tour of the old brewery. The old tunnels under the building were great. Good stories of prohibition and other old history. I loved the story of how the porter beer was used as medicinal for pregnant women so they were allowed to continue making it. You got to sample two beers, but our group was large and we left after only one.

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