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Clonmacnoise

Shannonbridge, Ireland
+353 905 74195
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
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“round towers” (37 reviews)
“shannon river” (47 reviews)
“monastic site” (26 reviews)
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Shannonbridge, Ireland
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+353 905 74195
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Reviewed yesterday

We got here a little late in the afternoon so it was pretty quiet. The location is a little off the beaten track and hard to find. Thank goodness for Google. Entry was quick and we were lead into a room to watch a video...More

Thank SenSayRo
Reviewed 2 days ago

There are so many great features at this site. Great stories and crosses. I loved this site even more than visiting Glendalough. There are tour buses that stop but not as many as at Glendalough. Must visit. Spent about 2.5 hours here, must view video.

Thank beachgirl9211
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit to take in history. Excellent actual ancient Celtic crosses, old churches, great views. Well laid out site. Strongly recommend to visit.

Thank newadventure53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to visit had 2 small ones with me so not ideal for them. Very nice visitors centre with great information

Thank bryan l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place in a nice place to visit if you are close by. It was nice to see the old crosses and get to know more about its history. But I wasn't overwhelmed by this place. The tea house was ok.

Thank Kristinahed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The history of Clonmacnoise and it's area on the Shannon River is very interesting. Don't miss the short introductory film before seeing the museum and site. The area is scenic and beautiful and its history enlightening. We visited on a misty, rainy afternoon and the...More

Thank T_and_J75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This ancient site is magical. The tour is informative and interesting, conducted by locals who obviously have a strong connection and love for the place and their culture. Beautiful setting in an ancient crossroads for land and water. Be sure to hike a bit along...More

Thank timj0
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Monastic ruins from early Christianity dated 500's. Devastated many times from fires and wars, but it held fast. Short movie to explain what your seeing our get a guide.. It's informative and peaceful on the River Shannon

Thank ann m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fabulous stop on our first day in Ireland! We arrived in the morning in Dublin and managed to get to Clonmacnoise in mid-afternoon after a leisurely lunch on the way. The museum and its staff were extremely interesting (I learned a lot), and...More

Thank D5268FTcathys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Look there is not a lot to say about this, it is a very old graveyard with temple ranging back to the 8th century. In it's own way it is quite beautiful. if you are in the area it is worth the drop in, it...More

Thank Ken R
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hdoyle2013
July 3, 2016|
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Response from texasmum85 | Reviewed this property |
Heather, We had a car. Sans that, I would think there would be local coach tours?
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msj1819
April 22, 2016|
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Response from Clair M |
Hi, look up Viking Tours Athlone. A very lovely and informative way to visit Clonmacnois. Hope this helps?
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