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Nice visit

It is not a big abbey, but definitely worth a visit, as you will, most likely stop there for Croagh... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2019
Ana_L_23
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Navan, Ireland
Lovely walk

Lovely walk across from Crough Patrick. Only a short walk. There’s a ship on the way down then... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
ElleBi
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Ireland
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Reviewed 29 October 2019

It is not a big abbey, but definitely worth a visit, as you will, most likely stop there for Croagh Patrick. Nice views over the bay.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Ana_L_23
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Reviewed 14 July 2019 via mobile

The crumbling Abbey has a super huge cemetary overlooking the river. Some of the headstones are recent and some go back over 100 years. I was very moved by my visit, a special place to grieve.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 928sarat
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Reviewed 1 July 2019 via mobile

This is down toward the water beyond the famine memorial. It is a very beautiful setting and a peaceful place. We only saw one other couple.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 9 November 2018

If you're in the vicinity of Crough Patrick take the time to drive down to the abbey ruins. The locations is unique as it right along the bay shoreline. The adjoining cemetery is huge and still actively used, which is not unusual for monastic site in Ireland.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James M
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

It’s a lovely place to visit.
It’s a very short walk from the bottom of Croagh Patrick (it’s accessible even for those with less mobility) and it’s definitely worth the visit. You walk down this lovely little road (just for about three minutes) and then you can see the beautiful abbey. It’s derelict, but still a beautiful sight - the main window (which used to allow light into the altar) is stunning.
The views from the abbey are very nice as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nanie H
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