The Gate Houses at Kings County Distillery, our tasting room at the entrance of the Brooklyn Navy Yard (299 Sands Street), is now open for tastings and retail sales.

Monday – Thursday 8am-5pm

Friday & Saturday noon-10pm

Sunday 6pm-10pm

We also conduct tours Tuesday through Friday at 3pm and 5pm and on Saturday every half hour from 1:00 to 4:00 with the last tour leaving at 4pm. Reservations for weekday tours are recommended and can be pre-purchased on Eventbrite. Tours, which include a tasting and admission to the Boozeum, are $8. Tours last 45 mins to an hour and cover the history, culture, and science of distilling whiskey.

For special tours and classes, see the events page.  We also partner with The Brooklyn Navy Yard Center at BLDG 92 to offer monthly Whiskey Wars Factory Tours.Click here for more info.


Please enter the Navy Yard through the Sands Street Gate, at the corner of Sands Street and Navy Street (use 299 Sands St. in mapping software) on the Dumbo side of the Navy Yard. Kings County Distillery is the first building past the gate.  Be prepared to show ID to enter the Navy Yard. Closest subways are A/C at High Street and the F at York Street.