Boyle Abbey, Boyle

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#3 of 8 in Historic Sites in County Roscommon
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  • August 11, 2017
    During a weeks holiday in the area we had to return to Boyle Abbey a few times. My children simply loved it. They were interested in the history and they loved finding all the different architectural ...  more »
  • July 26, 2017
    Well restorated and organized place, with a basic history review of the place on plaques and some papers that should be returned to the reception after a self guided tour.  more »
  • July 22, 2017
    Wish I could say I made it inside, but we got there at 9am and it opened at 9:30. It looked very nice from the outside and got lots a great pics but very sad that it had a later opening. Cost~5eu to e...  more »
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  • September 20, 2016
    This is a nice little abbey with some features that you don't necessarily see in other ruins. They have reinforced one of the church walls, and in doing so created a glass enclosure replicating what that side of the structure was likely to have appeared. There is some good interpretive material as well, and those staffing the site were very informative and enthusiastic.
  • May 7, 2017
    Nearly 900 years old. Makes some impresion.
  • June 12, 2017
    Great example of its eara
  • August 22, 2016
    We found this by accident on our way to something else, but I'm so glad we did, it was beautiful and so much fun to wander around in.
  • July 28, 2016
    Lovely historical site with informative plaques and maps. Knowledgeable tour guide too

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