Plan Your Visit

Location

Location

Kylemore Abbey & Estate, Connemara, County Galway, Ireland H91VR90

 
Galway City, Ireland - 1 hr 25 min
 
Clifden, Co. Galway, Ireland - 20 min
 
Westport, Co. Mayo, Ireland - 50 min
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Opening Times

Opening Times
Kylemore Abbey is now closed for Winter and will reopen March 4th.

Visitor Centre and Admission to the Estate
From March 4th: 10am to 4:30 pm (last admission 3:30pm)

Kylemore Gifts - Craft & Design Shop
From March 4th: 10am to 4:30 pm 

The Kylemore Kitchen - Dining at Kylemore
Indoor dining in Mitchell's Cafe is now open in line with current procedures, please see our Covid Policy for full details.
Mitchell's Cafe:  
From March 4th: 10am to 4:00 pm 
    
Garden Tea House: Will reopen Easter 2022

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Tickets & Info

Tickets & Info
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden reopening March 4th
Everyone at Kylemore Abbey is working hard behind the scenes to ensure that when we reopening on march 4th, that there will more to see and do than ever. Bookings are open from March 4th onwards. We look forward to welcoming you then.  
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News & Events

News & Events
From new Trails & Tales to monthly history and garden blogs there is always something new to discover and enjoy at Kylemore Abbey. 
The latest updates & news about Kylemore Abbey.
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Discover Kylemore

Discover Kylemore

Nestled in the heart of Connemara, on the Wild Atlantic Way, Kylemore Abbey is a haven of history, beauty and serenity. Home to a Benedictine order of Nuns for the past 100 years, Kylemore Abbey welcomes visitors from all over the world each year to embrace the magic of the magnificent 1,000-acre estate.
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Explore Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden

Explore Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
Visit the Abbey with its beautifully restored period rooms and fascinating Visitor Experience and learn about its history of tragedy, romance, education, and spirituality.
 
Explore the 6-acre Victorian Walled Garden with its delightfully restored garden buildings, formal flower, vegetable and herb gardens. Discover woodland and lakeshore walks that will take you on a beautiful journey through our 1,000-acre estate. The beautiful neo-Gothic Church is a short walk from the Abbey, nestled nearby is the Mausoleum where Mitchell and Margaret Henry are buried side by side. Children will enjoy making a wish at the Giants Ironing stone, playing in our wild play area and meeting our pigs and Connemara ponies. With great options for dining and shopping, we have all you need for the perfect Connemara day out.