Harpoon Brewery

306 Northern Ave.
Boston, MA 02210- Map It
(617) 456-2322

AAA Editor Notes

Harpoon Brewery is at 306 Northern Ave. Opened in 1986, this South Boston facility produces a number of year-round beers, most notably the company's popular Harpoon India Pale Ale. One-hour guided tours detailing the brewing process are conducted on catwalks above the brewery floor. Also on-site is the Visitor Center & Beer Hall, which offers views of the Harpoon canning line and the Boston skyline. Note: Photo ID is required for beer tastings. Infants and children are permitted on guided tours but must be accompanied by a parent. Visitors under 21 are not permitted in the Visitor Center & Beer Hall on Saturdays. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Guided tour (includes beer tasting) $5.
Hours: Site open daily 11-7 (Thurs.-Sat. 7-11 p.m.). Guided tours are given Mon.-Wed. every hour noon-5, Thurs.-Fri. every hour noon-6, Sat. every 20 minutes 11:20-6, Sun. every 30 minutes 11:30-5:30. Last tour begins at closing.