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Inch Abbey

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Downpatrick BT30 6LZ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure to walk around the Abbey, it is set by the river which cannot be fully appreciated from the car park. Beautiful scenery across the bank of the river and stunning place for photographs and bird watching. Excellent spot for a picnic. Interesting ruin.

Thank 720jackson5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little off the beaten path, we only found this after visiting Castle Ward and new it was nearby. A very beautiful pastoral location with the Down[patrick Cathedral burial site of St Patrick in the distant horizon. Free parking, no admission fee. A few sign...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Used in the filming of Game of Thrones, this abbey is a beautiful and historical site to see in Northern Ireland.

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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I love visiting Inch Abbey , especially when there's someone with you who hasn't visited before . Lots of information boards and as well as the main building there are outbuildings and gorgeous scenery . Admission is free and it's well worth visiting .

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Reviewed 22 September 2018

It was raining slightly when we visited, but we pretty much had the place to ourselves, even when the sun came out. The ruins are well preserved and photographed wonderfully. Take the time to envision the abbey as a functioning house of worship--the bottoms of...More

Thank sgphoto
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

A wonderful and understated site with considerable historical interest. The information boards are superficial so for those with interest but without knowledge it might be frustrating.

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Inch castle beautiful place for family picnic.Whenthere seem to be a game of thrones tour all the tourist were in game of thrones custroms.

Thank jamesmatthews17
Reviewed 21 August 2018

So it's the remains of a very old abbey. Pretty cool. Wondering how they managed to build this stuff years ago. But the kids really enjoyed all the visitors dress up from the GOT tour

Thank FoodJames
Reviewed 8 August 2018

The buildings are from the 12-13th centuries and when I was there a couple was having their wedding photos taken. Really beautiful place. If you are a GOT fan, this is where Rob was made king of the North, but that was not the draw...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Pity we couldn't enjoy this beautiful place without being surrounded by dogs off leads and irrisponsible owners letting them poo everywhere and not cleaning it up. Nothing worse... we didn't even spend ten minutes here.

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Carryn S
1 July 2017|
Response from Patricia M | Reviewed this property |
If you follow the signpost down the little road, there is a carpark at the graveyard just beside the abbey