The rebirth of Annandale Distillery and its transformation into a 21st century whisky making centre and visitor attraction is Dumfries and Galloway's most ambitious tourism story. The historic distillery has been through 3 whisky making eras. It was formerly a Johnnie Walker distillery which closed in 1918. Following an extensive £10.5 million restoration project, Annandale Distillery was reborn in 2014. Annandale Distillery and Visitor Centre was officially opened by HRH The Princess Royal on 10th September 2015. The distillery is producing 2 styles of whisky.
Various distillery tours are available.A spectacular Visitor Centre incorporates The Maltings Coffee Shop and Retail Space.