Trip Planner:   Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  London  /  The Ginstitute

The Ginstitute, London

Discover the true spirit of London at The Ginstitute. One of the country's smallest museums offers a glimpse into the origins and history of gin, from its beginnings as a medicine through the Golden Era of gin cocktails to gin's place in the modern world. Proceed to the still room where you can taste and smell various herbs and spices before devising your own recipe for a blend of gin you'll get to take home in a full-size bottle. The place also organizes themed evenings. Arrange your visit to The Ginstitute and discover more family-friendly attractions in London using our London online travel planner.
Create an itinerary including The Ginstitute
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

The Ginstitute Reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5.0
596 reviews
Google
4.7
TripAdvisor
  • This was a Plan B after our event in London was cancelled for Covid 19 - I think we might have had more fun here than we would have at the gig on Saturday night! A brilliant 3 hours, more gin than...  more »
  • This was my favorite tour in London. We learned the history of gin , while having gin cocktails. Than we learned how to make gin . Finally we all got to make our own gin . What a blast !  more »
Google
  • Definitely my go-to for G&Ts. The masterclass is also a definite must for a one a kind experience.
  • Another excellent experience at the Portobello Gin Palace! We had the agave tasting yesterday, as with the gin experience the effort and detail put into the history are impressive and the passion from our guide was authentic and really added to our enjoyment. The drinks were plentiful and the food was delicious. I can't wait for the whiskey experience!

Plan your trip to London

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in London

4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 3 hours

Historic Sites in London

See all ›
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in London

See all ›
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 3 hours
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

Parks in London

4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 1 hour
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in London

4.9
Duration: 3 hours
4.7
Duration: 1 hour
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min

Nearby attractions in London

4.7
Duration: 1 hour
4.2
Duration: 30 minutes
3.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 3 hours