Pottsville FAQs

What time are your Pottsville tours?

Monday-Friday: 10am, 11am,12 noon, 1:00pm and 1:30pm
Saturday: Tours are run every 45 people beginning around 10:30 and will run to 1:00pm. The last Saturday tour leaves at 1:00. Please note: Saturday tours are not available January, February and March.

What are your Pottsville gift shop hours?

Monday-Friday: 9:00am-4:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am-3:00pm
Please note: The Gift Shop is closed on Saturdays in January, February and March.
Sunday: Closed

What is the 2017 Pottsville holiday schedule?

*New* Holiday Hours

See Holiday Hours and Tour Times (November 24, 2017 – January 6, 2018) 

Tours and Gift Shop will be Closed for the following holidays; Memorial Day, May 29th; Independence Day, July 4th; Labor Day, Sept. 4th; Thanksgiving, Nov. 23rd; Christmas, December 25th.

Do you have to be 21+ to go on a brewery tour?

All ages are welcome. A valid ID is required to sample Yuengling products at the end of the tour. There is soda available for those under the age of 21 and visitors who prefer non-alcoholic beverages.

How long do the tours last?

Approximately 60 min.

How can I prepare for my tour?

Please remember this is a working and actively running brewery. You will encounter a real manufacturing environment. Here a few reminders:

  1. All tour visitors must wear completely closed shoes. No sandals, flip flops, clogs, Crocs, or anything with openings around your foot is acceptable. It must be a completely closed shoe. To be safe, sneakers work best.
  2. During the tour, visitors may experience sudden changes in temperature throughout the brewery. You will also experience elevated noise levels in various departments.
  3. Please note the tour is not wheelchair accessible. Be prepared to walk stairs.

Visitors can enjoy a free sample (ID required) or visit the gift shop while visiting the brewery if they choose to opt out of tour.

Can I arrange a private tour?

Reservations are required for groups of 15 or more. Call (570)-628-4890 for more information.

What is the best way to get to the Pottsville Brewery?

Click here for directions.

Is there parking at the Pottsville Brewery?

Street and meter parking only.

Do I have to go on tour to purchase beer at the Pottsville Brewery?

No.

Can I bring a dog to the Pottsville Brewery?

Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate dogs and any other pets at our brewery.

Is there a restaurant at the Pottsville Brewery?

We do not have a restaurant at the brewery but we do have Yuengling Ice Cream for sale! There are several excellent local restaurants located within walking distance of the Pottsville Brewery that serve Yuengling beer! Just ask us for more information when you visit.

Can you recommend any great places to stay in Pottsville?

Check out Where to Stay.