The Famous Tayto Castle - Tour 

Tayto Castle - Tandragee, BT62 2AB, Northern Ireland

A 'Taste of Home', Tayto crisps have been part of growing up in Northern Ireland. Come and see how we make such tasty crisps and snacks!

Join one of our tour guides as they guide you through our modern and fully operational factory to see first-hand how locally grown potatoes turn into our famous crisps. Walk with them as you follow the spud’s journey down the production line, through the flavouring station, and straight into one of our iconic packets, with, of course, some sampling along the way.

We welcome visitors to our factory and can accommodate up to 45 people per session. The tour lasts for approximately 1 hour 30 minutes and visitors should expect to be walking for around one hour.


Tour Times:

Monday - Thursday: 10.30am & 1.30pm

Friday: 10.30am only 

Admission Prices:

Adult: £12.50

Concession: £10.00

Child: £8.00


Children must be over 5 years of age on the date of the tour. Infants and children under the age of 5 are not permited on the factory floor. Children aged 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult.

Visitors should arrive 10 - 15 minutes before their tour to allow for check-in. Whilst we will make every effort to accomodate visitors who arrive late, this is not always possible.

For School & Group bookings with over 15 people, please complete the online enquiry form.


The Famous Tayto Castle is located within the castle grounds of 'Tayto Castle', which is over 500 years old.


Tandragee Castle
BT62 2AB

We offer no parking on site, so we request that you park on the Main Street in Tandragee and enter via the gate behind the War Memorial.

While you are on our premises, your safety and well-being is our number one priority and as such:

  • Visitors are required to wear appropriate footwear (no high heels or open toes).
  • Visitors are required to wear appropriate clothing to include full coverage of arms and legs.
  • Visitors will be asked to remove all jewellery before entering the factory floor and personal belongings may not be taken into the factory. Lockers are provided to safely store small personal items.
  • Cameras and mobile phones are not permitted on the factory floor.

All visitors are required to complete a Health and Safety Questionnaire before entering the factory.

Tayto Castle is a unique site which incorporates a fully operational factory. For safety reasons it may not be suitable for people with restricted mobility or the use of some medical devices. To discuss your visit please contact a member of our tours team at

Tayto Castle is a modern and fully operational factory and Tayto Group Ltd reserve the right to cancel tours at any time. In the unlikely event of a tour being cancelled, we will endeavour to contact you with as much advance notice as possible.

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Tayto Castle
Tandragee, BT62 2AB, Northern Ireland