Join us for a Gin Jolly

tripadvisorWe are delighted to welcome guests to Summerhall Distillery, home of Pickering’s Gin, by appointment Thursday- Sunday.

Your Gin Jolly includes a complimentary gin and tonic to start, followed by a visit into our small but perfectly formed distillery. Here you will be guided through the history of gin and how we came to distil, wax, bottle and dispatch every single bottle and bauble from the former small animal kennels of an old Veterinary school.

The Gin Jolly will end with three samples of our core range of gins. 

Tours last approximately one hour, with 15 minutes of tasting.

To book your jolly, please click on an available date on our tour booking calendar below to begin:

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For details of how to find Summerhall, click here. Your tour starts from the Royal Dick Bar in the central courtyard.

Safety First 

Please note that this is a standing-only tour of a working distillery. If you have any concerns about access and mobility during your visit, please email [email protected] for further information.


For large groups over 8 people, please contact us directly via [email protected] or on 0131 290 2124 between 11am-5pm.


We regret that no refunds are available for tour bookings cancelled less than 24 hours prior to the pre-booked tour. See our full Terms & Conditions.

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