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Address: Adare, Adare, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-61-396227
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Quiet, beautiful place

We walked from town to here. With cars parked on the sidewalk and along the roadway, it was a little difficult with a buggy. It was well-worth the walk though. It was very quiet... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Glen Rock, New Jersey
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Glen Rock, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked from town to here. With cars parked on the sidewalk and along the roadway, it was a little difficult with a buggy. It was well-worth the walk though. It was very quiet and peaceful with a beautiful tree at the center of the courtyard. The church was lovely and we were free to explore at our leisure. Afterwards... More 

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La Oliva, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perhaps not as immediately photogenic as the Trinitarian friary in the village centre AND quite a trek on foot BUT it is worth it. Having found so many Anglican churches (even the cathedrals) barred against visitors all over Ireland, made the long walk out here expecting the worst. But no, open and welcoming. And indeed charming.

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Province of Munster, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Well worth a visit for all the family, steeped in history and interesting facts, great to explore, very interesting place

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Davie, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

This is an architectural must see! Loved wandering throughout, even if I did get quite startled by a bird flying from one of the darkened rooms! Take an umbrella, just in case. There is no fee.

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New Braunfels TX
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

lovely quiet place to visit, beautiful niches and peaceful setting. We enjoyed visiting this church in Adare

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Lunenburg, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

We heard about this Friary from Bernadette at Carrafawn Guest House but it set us back with its deep beauty and majesty. It retains all of its original splendor and character even though it has been modernized. The river still overflows and still can enter the naive. We felt true Godly presence here and not just another church. Its oldness... More 

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Doneraile, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

What a great day out we had in Adare,so much beauty and history.This Friary has a wonderful cloister and is now used for Protestant services

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Anaheim, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Excellent photo spot. Located adjacent to Manor grounds. Easy to locate as you will see it while entering the grounds. Interesting history, quiet and peaceful.

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

I was the only visitor on a Sunday morning so enjoyed the peace & tranquility of this ancient church. Interesting memorials & beautiful stained glass as well as wood carvings. Great craic with the next door neighbour too. A gem.

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Kitchener, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Such an amazing place to walk around. part of this is in use today and part is old and abandoned. It's so steeped in history and easy to walk around. You can see the old "ruins" and imagine what it was like, there are even some graves and markers there too. Well worth a stop and walk around. The sign... More 

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