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Gothic Chapel

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A lovely, romantic final tribute

Built as a final resting place for Kylemore's owner's young wife who died suddenly during their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Simply Breath taking

The church is breath taking. The roof was repair to original state in 2008 and is beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Built as a final resting place for Kylemore's owner's young wife who died suddenly during their travels, this quaint chapel is serene and lovely with beautiful wood detail inside. You'll see it as a part of the walking paths at Kylemore Abbey.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The church is breath taking. The roof was repair to original state in 2008 and is beautiful. There is much history of this church and is a must visit site.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty chapel and worth the walk if you are already here. The history of the preservation is also very interesting.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very small and basic, it does install a sense of peace, quiet and, indeed, also reflects the sufferings of this area - famine, poverty, wars and strife down the ages.

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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this chapel while touring the abbey. While small, it is worth the extra walk if you are already in the grounds of the abbey.

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Reviewed 28 September 2018

While visiting the Abbey we walked to the chapel. It is a beautiful serene sanctuary. The architecture of the building is amazing.

Thank PhyllisJ563
Reviewed 13 September 2018

A bonus on your visit to the Abbey. A lovely stroll past the Abbey brings you to the church with its contemporary little graveyard. A place to stop and take a few minutes to remember friends and family, say a prayer and light a candle....More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

This a beautiful stroll along the lake from the Abbey itself. Its a really special place and I was able to light a candle for my mother in this little cathedral. What a gem!

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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Would not go to kylemore to visit just the chapel. But it was a nice visit that allowed us to have a pleasant spiritual moment on a busy vacation.

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Reviewed 4 August 2018

When visiting the Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Gardens make sure you take in the Gothic Chapel. It is only a short walk from the Abbey itself, and is nestled in a very serene and peaceful lakeside location. The outside is an excellent example of classic...More

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