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Finding family

Led there by the local historical society in search of family. The grass needed a mow but we found... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
mccormick1
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Avignon, France
Wonderfully mysterious

What this ruin most has going for it is that it is not high on the tourist list. Deep sense of... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
sethfinch
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Cushendall road, Ballycastle, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

After reading the reviews we expected more of the place. It is interesting to have a short walk around the ruins but it doesn't really offer too much. We expected to see more.

Thank chchch2016
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Was going this way on the way to the Causeway and popped in. Nothing really to see, have seen this type of thing does of time. Unless you have History in this area dont bother tbh.

Thank Laurence B
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Led there by the local historical society in search of family. The grass needed a mow but we found links to the past and enjoyed the sunny weather. Surrounded by a golf course. Enjoyed the history.

1  Thank mccormick1
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

What this ruin most has going for it is that it is not high on the tourist list. Deep sense of history, can feel what this place has been as soon as you walk through the gate. Nice signage gives you some of the historical...More

Thank sethfinch
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Beautiful old monastery left in an interesting and a bit spooky way. Not crowded at all so you can walk around in your our time and fully take in the place. Like all old ruins it is a bit spooky, and of course this place...More

Thank falkenhem
Reviewed 24 May 2018

This was a great little stop along our drive. There is a small parking area. This sits on a golf course.

Thank Beckibecka
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Lovely spot and 'very interesting place to see was good that there was information boards and diagrams.

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

As a beautiful old church ruin and graveyard, it makes for a lovely walk and place to explore with kids. We googled it beforehand so we knew a little about the history, and my two little ones really enjoyed exploring!!!

1  Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Not very well advertised and it would be very easy to miss completely , it's worth persevering and finding it. There is a fair part of the friary left to explore as well as a graveyard with some interesting gravestones . There are quite a...More

Thank 2020vision
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is quietly tucked away as you go out of town. More people should appreciate this little gem a friary. Mostly to upset the golfers who look most put out by your existence.

1  Thank Gullible D
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