Robinsons Brewery tour tops tourist attractions

Robinsons Visitor Centre
Robinsons Visitor Centre

Robinsons Brewery Visitors Centre is the top-rated thing to do in Stockport, according to reviewers on TripAdvisor.

The brewery tour, bar and conference facility on Apsley Street opened in 2013 and is Visit England accredited.

TripAdvisor reviews give it 211 five-star review out of 246 posts.

The Robinsons website says: “Our guides will educate and entertain you on your journey around our fascinating brewery.

“They’ll be delighted to answer any questions you have about the brewing process.

“Our Visit England accredited Visitors Centre reveals the secrets behind our award-winning brewing process.

“It also gives you insights into original and new equipment. Submerge yourself in almost 180 years of brewing excellence and discover the heritage of this proudly independent family brewery.

“The Brewery Tour takes about one hour and includes three 1/3 pint samples of our beers.”

Second on the list are Stockport Air Raid Shelters in the town centre, with Stockport Plaza in third.

Stockport’s Top 10 Tourist Attractions

  1. Robinsons Brewery Visitors Centre
  2. Stockport Air Raid Shelters
  3. Stockport Plaza
  4. Marple Locks
  5. Hat Works
  6. Etherow Country Park
  7. Staircase House
  8. Reddish Vale Farm
  9. Avro Heritage Museum
  10. Marple Memorial Park

(correct as of April 10, 2016)