Albany and Central New York Sights

Saranac Brewery Tour Center

  • 830 Varick St. Map It
  • Utica
  • Tour–Sight

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

Learn how the F. X. Matt Brewing Co. creates its Saranac-brand traditional lager, pale ale, pilsner, Adirondack amber, and old-fashioned root beer. The same family has operated the seven-story brick brew house for more than a century. Inhaling the yeasty aroma of fermenting hops and malt, you can see several steps of the brewing process. Tours are on the hour and end with a beer or root-beer sampling. Call in advance for reservations.

Sight Information


830 Varick St., off Court St., Utica, New York, 13502, United States

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315-732–0022; 800-765–6288


Sight Details:

  • $3
  • June–Aug., Mon.–Sat. 1–4, Sun. 1–3; Sept.–May, Fri.–Sat. 1–3

Published 10/27/2015


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