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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in a tour visiting connemara and it was one of the stops before arriving to kylemore abbey. I must admit that these ruins impressed me more than kylemore abbey. The site is well preserved. We can walk along inside walls and imagine the...More

Thank Zisterhood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ross Errily Friary was eerie, yet beautiful at the same time. It's located out in the middle of a field, and is a nice view from the outside, be the real beauty is located inside the walls. Although its basically ruins, most walls are still...More

Thank SwissyFaye
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

This was one of my favorite places in Ireland. Breathtakingly beautiful! Free admission, self guided, off the beaten track. Fabulous views.

Thank shawfamilyga
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Where do you get to see something so ancient without any lines AND it’s free! Better than Disneyland:) We were the only ones there at 10AM. It’s a small dirt road that leads to it, just drive slowly.

Thank kpocampo
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This was part of a tour that my wife and I took on a trip around Connemara. These roofless buildings have a lot of history that probably should be promoted more. The buildings themselves are wonderful and indicate different time periods in their architecture. Admission...More

1  Thank Douglas D
Reviewed 6 April 2018

This is just out in the middle of a cow pasture, but is a wonderful medieval monastery. Definitely check out some of the small archways, and huge fireplaces.

1  Thank Danna V
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We came across the Friary by chance on our way to Cong. What a fabulous place, bring your camera! There was nobody else there when we visited and it’s free! Great place to explore, check out the interesting history on the internet. We had a...More

Thank CizH
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We were told about this place by our Airbnb host. We went early in the morning and were the only two people there. Free to walk around, no one working there to offer history of the building. Was able to take some beautiful pictures. I...More

1  Thank colleencoppage
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This was visited on a cold winter morning. The Friary stood out in the middle of the farm land. It is opened for free to the public. The masonary work is awesome though the floors were gone. The stub support for the timber floor beams...More

Thank omega123
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This was the last stop on an already very enjoyable tour through Connemara and to the Kylemore Abbey. We didn't really know what to expect and were pleasantly surprised. We didn't expect an old ruined friary that was just open for you to explore. The...More

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