The Trace Tour

The Trace Tour

The Trace Tour is an incredible introduction to the history and science of bourbon at Buffalo Trace Distillery. You will walk amidst the path of rolling bourbon barrels. You will be captivated by the alluring smell and atmosphere of bourbon sleeping inside the aging warehouses. Our engaging tour guides can teach guests of all levels and will bring the story of Buffalo Trace to life.

The Trace Tour is open to all ages and is ADA accessible.

Tour Details


Tour Times

Tour sizes are limited, Book Tour to see availability by time and date.

The Trace Tour leaves at least hourly or more frequently as needed. Please call 800-654-8471 on the day of your visit for specific timing information.

Due to limited quantities of our whiskeys, we only offer a few brands for tasting and purchasing in our Visitor Center.  Learn More

Tour & Tasting

75 Minutes


113 Great Buffalo Trace, 

Frankfort, KY 40601

Distillery Hours


Buffalo Trace Distillery Tours & Tastings

Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Sunday: Closed 

Buffalo Trace Distillery is closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

Gift Shop Hours

Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Sunday: Closed