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Beautiful medieval ruins with very rare art!

Abbeyknockmoy is a beautiful 12th century Cistercian abbey, located very near the little town of... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2016
KeithLeoSmith
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Dublin, Ireland
Wonderfully evocative abbey

Lovely abbey, well worth a visit. Situated in abbeyknockmoy village this is a lovely 13th century... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2015
Kerryman92
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Dublin, Ireland
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1 Nov 2016
“Beautiful medieval ruins with very rare art!”
28 Feb 2016
“McGann's Monivea”
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Abbeyknockmoy is a beautiful 12th century Cistercian abbey, located very near the little town of Abbey, Co. Galway. It's about a 40 minute drive from Galway City but is well worth the trip! There is lots to see in the ruins of the abbey, with...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon with a walk in Monivea Woods with our 2 daughters and our dog. It was a lovely sunny day. We followed our walk with a pint in Kelly's pub; Which were lovely. We then had dinner in Mc Gann's Pub....More

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Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Lovely abbey, well worth a visit. Situated in abbeyknockmoy village this is a lovely 13th century Cistercian abbey with a wonderful atmosphere. It is in very good repair and surprisingly big. Go there and try to imagine what it must have been like 700 years...More

Thank Kerryman92
Reviewed 26 April 2012

Abbeyknockmoy is the site of an ancient Abbey whose remains still stand in glorious testament to the learned and powerful past of this small Galway community. Abbeyknockmoy was originally a Cistercian abbey founded in 1190 by the King of Connacht, Cathal Crobhdearg Ua Conchobair, in...More

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