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Glenkinchie Distillery

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Description: The home of The Edinburgh Malt. See a working distillery. Visit an exhibition of malt whisky on site


Situation OS ref: NT 443668

How to get there:
Near Pencaitland, Tranent, East Lothian.
By car: Off the B6371 road which runs between the A6093 and the A6137. Easiest route is off the A68, south of Edinburgh, between Dalkeith and Pathhead. Turn left at the war memorial in the middle of the long straight. Signposted.
By public transport:
The 44B First Bus leaves Edinburgh City Centre (St. Andrew Square) at twenty minutes to each hour the destination is Pencaitland - in the village of Pencaitland get off the bus at the petrol station/Spar Shop in the village and then it is either a two mile walk to the distillery or contact the local taxi on 01875 340805.

Seasonal opening details:
All Year - Closed over festive period

Opening Hours:
January to Easter: Mon - Fri: 12noon - 4pm
Easter to October: Mon - Sat: 10am - 5pm | Sun: 12noon - 5pm
November: Mon - Sun: 12noon - 4pm
December: Mon - Fri: 12noon - 4pm
Last Tour: 1 hour before above closing times.

Conducted tours - last tour one hour before closing.

Admission: (2005)
Adult 4, Child Free, OAP 4.

Tel: 01875 342004

Attached attractions:

Additional Information
VisitScotland 5 star Visitor Attraction

Web link: (where appropriate)

Places to stay nearby:
The Lothians

Local towns and villages:

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