Monasteries

Inch Abbey, Downpatrick, County Down 1180

2020-05-03T17:47:16+00:00

Ireland's first Gothic arch & Game of Thrones  Inch Abbey was established as a Cistercian house by John de Courcy and his wife Affreca in 1180 as an act of repentance for the [...]

Inch Abbey, Downpatrick, County Down 11802020-05-03T17:47:16+00:00

Kilteel Monastic Ruins, Kilteel. County Kildare 12th century

2020-05-04T16:13:39+00:00

Unique 12th-century Romanesque sculptures  These monastic ruins, now a national monument, can be found in the historic village of Kilteel. The 12th-century Romanesque chancel arch is unique in Ireland for the fact that [...]

Kilteel Monastic Ruins, Kilteel. County Kildare 12th century2020-05-04T16:13:39+00:00