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Kilconnell Franciscan Friary

Old Galway/Dublin road, Ireland
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Thought it was just another ruins but "NOT"

We passed thought this area on our 16 day trip around Ireland. Saw it from the main highway and... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
canadianoutbacker
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Wheatley, Canada
Memorable Ruins

These ruins off the beaten path give you a sense of history and something few attractions can... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Anne_Stephenson
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Denver, Colorado
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7 Sep 2017
“Thought it was just another ruins but "NOT"”
2 Jun 2017
“Memorable Ruins”
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Old Galway/Dublin road, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We passed thought this area on our 16 day trip around Ireland. Saw it from the main highway and thought we would give it a squiz, what a surprise. Lots of great stone carvings and grave sites in what used to be a covered building....More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

These ruins off the beaten path give you a sense of history and something few attractions can provide: solitude. There's something eerie and haunting about being in old ruins by yourself (and your husband). Words can not describe. Perhaps it was the combination of just...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

When we arrived there we thought this was another ruin not worth going into. But when we walked in you could see a lot of detail on the walls still there intricate stone carvings of possibly patrons of the priory. There is actually a tower...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2014

Kilconnell Friary was one of three Friary's that myself and my husband visited in the one day. Perhaps if we had seen it on it's own we would have been more impressed but it just seemed a bit lacking compared to other sites that we...More

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