Bushmills Distillery, County Antrim

The world's oldest distillery still working, can trace its origins back to 1276. Situated at Bushmills, County Antrim its original grant to distil was made in 1608. This great pedigree is fully reflected in the whiskies produced, including Bushmills Malt, Black Bush and the standard Bushmills, itself aged for up to seven years. The visitor centre consists of the Potstill bar and two shops. In the bar can be seen the old malt kilns, once used for drying the malt.

12 km (8 miles) N of Coleraine.
Admission charge.
Tel. (012657) 31521.