James E. Pepper Distillery

1228 Manchester Street, Lexington, KY 40504

This historic distillery reopened in 2017 after sitting vacant for 50 years. Located in the exciting Distillery District, you can take a tour of the historic distillery, which includes a tasting. Or pop in for a cocktail at the bar and browse their gift shop with locally-made products and bottles of their bourbon and rye whiskey.

More Info
  • Operation Hours: Wednesday - Saturday: Tours every hour. 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM Sunday: Tours every house 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Length of Tour: 1 hour
  • Guided Tours:
  • Gift Shop:
  • Price Range $-$$$$: $$$
  • Accessibility: Yes
  • Visual Aids for Guests: No
  • Hard of Hearing Guidance: No
  • Accessibility Details: Ramps throughout the space for physical mobility issues but some spaces may be hard to maneuver. Call or email in advance tours@jamesepepper.com
  • Handicapped Parking:
  • Accessible Tours: Yes - accomodating
  • Accessible Transportation: N/A
  • Contact for Accessible Guests: 859-309-3230
  • Accessible Public Restrooms: Yes

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