Visitors’ centre bierkasteel

Visitors’ centre

Visit Europe's most modern brewerie

‘Het Bierkasteel’ will certainly earn its laurels as a visitors’ centre. This is where you start a fascinating tour of the brewery, accompanied by a professional guide and supported by strategically placed media screens and headsets with information in five languages. Discover the details of the process in the brewery hall, the bottling plant, the barrel hall and the cask hall. And of course let’s not forget the tasting session afterwards, where you will be encouraged to sample our world renowned beers.

General information

  • Welcome by a professional guide
  • Combination of guided tour and multimedia videos
  • Vintage wall: 100 years of brewing history
  • Two beers for tasting included
  • Each guided tour: maximum 75 persons
  • Email us for school prices
  • Lovely gift for after your visit: a 75-cl bottle of specialty beer.

Practical information

  • Duration: 1.5 hours. A minimum number of participants is not required.
  • Guided tours are always given on tuesday - saturday. These start at 10.30am and at 2.30pm and 4.30pm. Book your visit on the button 'Reservations' on this website and be sure of the number of desired places.
  • Upon request, alternative times can be arranged for groups of at least 20 persons. Please contact us at info@bierkasteel.be
  • The bottling plant operates Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursday morning, and always features multimedia videos
  • The brewery is closed to visitors on Sundays and Mondays
  • Group catering is available upon request
  • Accessible by wheelchair
  • Coach parking is available at the Bierkasteel site
  • During the Christmas holidays we are open.

Prices

  • Up to 6 years old: Free
  • Between 7 - 15 years old: 7,5 Euro P.P. (*)
  • Upward of 16 years old: 15 Euro P.P. (*)
  • Upward of 20 people.: 12 Euro P.P. (*)

(*) supplement of 2.5 % in order to compensate for online transaction costs



routeplan

Route

From Bruges (E403)

Exit 7 Izegem, turn left towards Ingelmunster, then continue straight on (N382c). When the lanes split, keep to the right along the channel (Noordkaai). After 1.3 km, take the first left (Lieven Gevaertlaan). Continue 500 m, take the 2nd exit at the roundabout and then the first right (Kachtemsestraat). Continue 1.9 km. Turn right on the small street Brouwerijstraat (final destination).
Brouwerijstraat 1
(Gps : Ingelmunstersestraat 46)
8870 Emelgem (Izegem)

From Tielt (N399)

Drive to Ingelmuster via Meulebekestraat (N399). At the end of Meulebekestraat, turn right on Bruggestraat (N50d). After 400 m, take the first left (Elf Juli Singel). Continue approximately 1.3 km to the end. Follow the road veering to the right. Ingelmustersestraat. Towards Izegem. Turn left after 450 m , Brouwerijstraat (final destination).
Brouwerijstraat 1
(Gps : Ingelmunstersestraat 46)
8870 Emelgem (Izegem)

From Kortrijk / Rijsel (E403)

Exit 7 Izegem, turn left towards Ingelmunster and continue straight on (N382c). When the lanes split, keep to the right along the channel (Noordkaai). After 1.3 km, take the first left (Lieven Gevaertlaan). Continue 500 m, take the 2nd exit at the roundabout and then the first right (Kachtemsestraat). Continue 1.9 km. Turn right on the small street Brouwerijstraat (final destination).
Brouwerijstraat 1
(Gps : Ingelmunstersestraat 46)
8870 Emelgem (Izegem)

From Harelbeke / Kortrijk

Take Kortrijkstraat towards Ingelmunster. Just before Ingelmunster station, turn left (Izegemstraat). After approximately 1.9 km, take the first exit at the roundabout (Italianenlaan). Cross the channel bridge, then turn right on Warandestraat. Turn right at the end of Warandestraat (towards Ingelmunster). After 140 m, take the first right, Brouwerijstraat (final destination).
Brouwerijstraat 1
(Gps : Ingelmunstersestraat 46)
8870 Emelgem (Izegem)

From Roeselare (N36)

After leaving the motorway, continue 3.8 km towards Izegem (N36). At the 3rd roundabout, take the 2nd exit (Delhaize). At the 1st roundabout, take the 1st exit (Hondekensmolenstraat). Follow the road veering to the left at the end (Katteboomstraat). Continue 1 km and keep to the right when the lanes split. Take the 2nd exit at the roundabout (Italianenlaan). Cross the channel bridge, then turn right on Warandestraat. Turn right at the end of Warandestraat (towards Ingelmunster). After 140 m, take the first right, Brouwerijstraat (final destination).
Brouwerijstraat 1
(Gps : Ingelmunstersestraat 46)
8870 Emelgem (Izegem)