Tour one of America's leading craft breweries, the largest in the Southeast, and learn about the brewing process and Abita's history. Shop for Abita merchandise, too--everything from t-shirts and koozies to keychains, glasses and more.
Family-friendly, guided tours (under 21 admitted free) are $8, last about 30 minutes, are handicap accessible and include four 4-ounce tastings of Abita beers. Reservations can be made online, but spots are also held for walk-ins. Closed-toe shoes are required to tour the brew house.
Guided tours given Wed & Thu at 2pm & 4pm, Fridays at 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm, Saturdays at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm and Sundays at 12pm, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm.
Self-guided tours do not include beer samples, but you can purchase a pint in the Tap Room after exploring the brewery. Self-guided tours are 11am – 4pm Monday and Tuesday, 11am – 1pm Wednesday and Thursday, and 11am – 12pm Fridays. Bus tours from New Orleans are available Thursday, Sunday and Monday, see website for information.