The self-guided, TABASCO® Factory Tour will take you through the history and process of making TABASCO® Sauce.
Daily Hours – 9 am-4 pm (CST)
Avery Island Fan Experience (reservations recommended)
$9.50 Children (4 and under are free)
Seniors & Veterans Receive a 10% Discount
Cash is not currently accepted
Phone: (337) 373-6139
Holiday Closures: New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
Experience the history and production of our world-famous hot sauce on Avery Island, Louisiana. The Avery Island Fan Experience includes a self-guided tour of the TABASCO® Museum, Pepper Greenhouse, Barrel Warehouse, Avery Island Conservation, Salt Mine diorama, TABASCO Country Store®, TABASCO® Restaurant 1868! and the 170-acre natural beauty of Jungle Gardens.
*The bottling line is not accessible at this time.
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For groups of 20 or more, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 337-373-6139 to inquire about discounted rates. When you e-mail, please provide the name of your group, the total number of attendees (including the number of adults, children, and seniors), if you plan to dine at TABASCO® Restaurant 1868!, and any other special requests.
Learn the history of TABASCO® Sauce, Avery Island, and the McIlhenny family.
View a variety of peppers from seedings to full grown plants used to make TABASCO® Family of Flavors®.
Visit the barrel warehouse for a peek at the pepper mash aging process.
Watch the 28-day blending process of salt, peppers, and vinegar in action to make TABASCO® Sauce.
Learn about what makes Avery Island the perfect place to manufacture TABASCO®
See a sneak peek into what it’s like in the salt mine.
Watch us bottle TABASCO® Sauce for distribution to 195 countries.
Learn how TABASCO® Sauce has been flavoring the world of today’s kitchens and
Sample our sauces and stock up on TABASCO® brand gear.
Visit Restaurant 1868 for lunch after the tour and see how TABASCO® Sauce will Flavor Your