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The City of London has a rich gin history. During the Gin Craze in the 18th century there was a gin distillery or gin shop in every street in the City benefiting from the spices and citrus fruits coming in to the port of London.

When the Gin Craze ended, very few gin distilleries survived, and for nearly 200 years there wasn’t a single gin distillery in the City. That is until the City of London Distillery opened in 2012.

Please visit the City of London Distillery website for opening times and schedule of events, including tours of the distillery, gin tasting, gin making workshops and private hire.

Watch a behind the scenes tour of the City of London Distillery