The brewery tours run throughout the day with an experienced local guide, it finishes with a tutored beer tasting. The shop in the old malt house has unique gifts and merchandise, bar and function room.
Admire the magnificent Shire Horses, Nelson, Major and Albert who still deliver to the local pubs and are a majestic site.
The Hook Norton still brews the traditional way with British hops, malt and spring water from the spring at the brewery.
What can I see and do at Hook Norton Brewery?
Meet the Shire Horses
The four shire horses, Nelson, Major, Winson and Lucas are our pride and joy. Their strength and power combined with calm and patient temperament will inspire nostalgia. Charismatic Roger will entertain with tales and stories, facts and a sprinkling of wit! The dray also makes regular deliveries to the local pubs of Hook Norton. A majestic site that is increasingly rare in today’s modern age.
Sample some great Hooky Beers
The bar stocks all the Hook Norton Brewery beers for you to try including seasonal and special unique brews from our microbrewery Crafty Ales. You can try before you buy to taste something different or new.
Relax in the Visitor Centre and Cafe
A fabulous brewery shop and cafe. Wonderful gifts, mementos, merchandise and handmade cakes. Come along and browse for something unique or relax with a coffee or beer!
Explore the Steam Engine
One of the last working examples of a brewery steam engine in the UK. It is up and running on the first Saturday of the month. An amazing, emotive site from yesteryear.
Visit the Museum
The brewery museum holds many curiosities and historical items including photos of the family and building works, brewing equipment, models, and traditional machinery.