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Banks's Park Brewery

Brewery Road, Wolverhampton WV1 4JT, England
+44 1902 329653
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Informative and enjoyable

Well worth a visit. Alex provided an informative and entertaining insight into this long... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
luxtont
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Dudley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great tour

Knowledgeable staff, loads of information and great beer. Special thanks to tour guide Alex for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stretchymule23
via mobile
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Step inside the famous Victorian park brewery in Wolverhampton - home to Banks's since 1875. Join us on a tour of the brewery, visit our extensive shop and finish with some samples of our delicious cask ales. (Booking essential)
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  • Poor1%
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“great tour” (17 reviews)
“brewing process” (17 reviews)
“our tour guide” (15 reviews)
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LOCATION
Brewery Road, Wolverhampton WV1 4JT, England
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+44 1902 329653
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"nice pint"
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"recommend this trip"
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"amazing afternoon"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Alex provided an informative and entertaining insight into this long established brewery; with some free samples too! A highly recommended visit.

Thank luxtont
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Knowledgeable staff, loads of information and great beer. Special thanks to tour guide Alex for letting us pull our own pints!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent tour led by the equally excellent, entertaining and knowledgeable Alex. Banks's very much in touch with its history and traditional processes but also surprisingly modern - which the tour reflects very well. Highly recommended and good value.

Thank Thompsons92
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Superb tour of brewery. Thanks to a very knowledgeable Alex and his assistant we have learned much about Banks's, it's history and very importantly about it's beers! Cheers!

Thank r p
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Exciting tour of the brewery. It's an old brewery where many old methods are still being used, including fermenting the beer in open vessels, so you can easily see what the process looks like. Our guide was former employee at the brewery and had great...More

Thank Michael B
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Our tour guide, Alex, was very knowledgeable and full of facts and interesting stories. He was able to answer all our questions and his explanations were easy to understand for a lay person. Having had the tour, it was great to sample the beer that...More

Thank Paintings23
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

The tour was excellent led superbly by Alex who was really friendly and knowledgeable. Great to understand the scale of the brewery and even better to sample the beers at the end. Although I've been on many Brewery tours I still learnt something new! Thanks...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Six of us went on 16th March. Our tour guide Alex was very informative, and friendly. Answered any questions that was asked. Really enjoyed the evening. Would recommend this tour

Thank susan m
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Our group really enjoyed a great tour of brewery with Alex (guide). Very knowledgeable & informative. Recommended. *****

Thank Stephen M
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit. Tour guide Bob knew his stuff and made the whole tour enjoyable and knowledgable. Free drinks at end plus discount in the shop. Then went to the clarendon opposite and got 20% discount on food. What a bargin. Have recommend to...More

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Holly Marie K
6 September 2017|
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Response from Bankss-Brewery | Property representative |
Hi Holly, yes the tour takes approx. one hour and there is time in the bar following the tour. In total we would advise to allow for 2 hours.
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Kathryn H
2 August 2017|
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Response from Bankss-Brewery | Property representative |
Kathryn, bookings can be made via our website otherwise feel free to call us directly on 01902 329653 and we can book you in over the phone.
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