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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love this place! Off the beaten path but well worth the visit and unbelievably it’s free - no parking or entry/tour fees. No guided tours, there are illustrations and information on the grounds that will give you the history of the abbey. Fascinating place and...More

Thank DEIRDREBERREBIE
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was rainy (of course), but this was a great little place to stop and visit. We didn't have too many expectations, but we'd definitely recommend it if you are in the area. Do the full tour.

Thank runner232
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were driving by and saw this amazing site and are we glad we stopped! It was used in filming a few movies (like Braveheart) as well. Almost no one there (parking lot has a bar that prohibits tour buses) and it's free.

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Harder to find but super awesome! Really old and great all around. For the adventurous type, get climbing and you can to some hidden places up top and below. Super old and is like a step back in time. Some places you can feel the...More

Thank Dmpishock
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This was not on our itinerary for the day but just happened to be going by and stopped. So glad we did. This is a beautiful ruin to explore and a simple stop while in the area. it doesn’t take much time and is worth...More

Thank ttmt2
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is an old monestry, build along the river boyne...it still features many of its original features.it has been used in several well know films over the years ... such as Brave Heart...Their is a sundial in the centre of the building in the green...More

Thank Simmy F
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Now, Ireland is full of ruins of Norman castles and abbeys. But in just 10 km you can find two of the most impressive examples. First, of course, is Trim castle - the biggest Norman castle in the country. But the much less popular and...More

Thank jhony07
Reviewed 20 June 2018

When staying in Navan, we love to stop by the abbey. It is quite impressive and well kept and hardly anyone, other than us, is ever there. Very easy to find, just off the Navan-Trim road.

Thank kilted2
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

this old Abbey is worth a day visit not to far from the hill of tara.or trim castle car parking available

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 17 June 2018

If you sit for a few minutes on a wall and close your eyes you can hear and feel the monks walking through the shell of this building, living their lives of quiet contemplation. Magic.

Thank mike f
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