Welcome to the recently refurbished St Austell Brewery Visitor Centre and Hicks Bar.


Discover our exciting interactive Brewing Experience, offering disability access and open to young and old alike. Come and find out about the Brewery and its history - as well as sample the award-winning beers. Booking not required but for group visits and more information, visit our contact page.

Tuesday 12th September: The next available Brewing Experience tour is at 3pm. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. 

Saturday 23rd September: The last Brewing Experience tour of the day will take place at 1pm and the Visitor Centre Bar and Shop will be closed from 3pm due to a private event. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. 

We look forward to seeing you soon.

The Visitor Centre

Offering a new and interactive Brewing Experience, our Visit England accredited Visitor Centre reveals the secrets behind our award-winning ales and our 160 year-old brewing process, with tasters included.


Pop into Hick's Bar and enjoy a hearty pub meal, including daily specials from our Head Chef, a pint of your favourite beer or simply coffee and cake – offering something for every size of appetite.


Browse our full range of beers, lagers and Walter Hicks wines, as well as some exclusives from the Small Batch Brewery in the Visitor Centre shop – the ideal spot for finding drinks and gifts for any occasion.

Hicks Bar

Enjoy a tasty bite to eat and a refreshing St Austell Ale at Hicks Bar.

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Brewing Experience

Take part in our new, interactive brewing experience, with tasters included.

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