Palais Bénédictine Guided Visit in Normandy

Cultural & Theme Tours in Le Havre

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Sample Bénédictine — one of France’s most secretive spirits — and gain insight into centuries of distilling heritage on this Palais Bénédictine Liqueur Distillery and Museum visit in Normandy. Visit the museum at your leisure and admire the diverse collection of Bénédictine artifacts you find. Learn of Dom Bernardo Vincelli and Alexandre Le Grand — the men behind the famous drink.Then, follow a guide to see the distillery & the cellars.  At the end of your tour, sample Bénédictine for yourself and taste the secret blend of 27 herbs and spices.
This eclectic building will make visitors discover Bénédictine through a unique experience. They will first explore the museum, which houses rich collections of sacred and ancient art related to the legacy of Bénédictine, as well as a room dedicated to its industrial history. The guided tour then leads to the one and only Bénédictine distillery in the world, with its 19th century hammered copper stills, and to the cellars. Eventually, visitors can enjoy the contemporary art exhibition, before heading to the Winter Garden where they are offered a tasting of one of the three Bénédictine Expressions*.  *For adults over 18 only

What’s included

  • Guided tour of the distillery
  • Bénédictine liqueur-tasting
  • Alcoholic Beverages

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Transport