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Sunday Afternoon Music in the Gothic Church

Join us throughout August and September for Sunday Afternoon Music in the neo-Gothic Church with brother and sister duo, James & Isabelle Ruddy. James and Isabelle are multi-instrumentalists who between them play Irish Harp, Button Accordion, Concertina, and piano. Join them in the beautiful surroundings of the neo-Gothic Church for a selection of Irish Traditional […]

Garden Diary July 2019

Welcome to our high summer garden diary from our Victorian Walled Garden. It is the second of August already and somebody came to me yesterday and said it is the first day of autumn! I must have looked a bit shocked and started to explain that in Germany August would be your main summer month. […]

Free Behind The Scenes Tours

Next Thursday, August 1st we will be launching a series of Behind the Scenes Tours which will be free to Kylemore Abbey Ticket holders. The tours which will run four times day will  take visitors to our on site Soap Room, Chocolate Kitchen and Pottery Studio. This will be a fascinating opportunity to see where […]

Extended Summer Opening Hours for July and August

We are glad to announce that our extended summer opening hours begin from Monday July 8th and will continue until the end of August. Our opening hours are now as follows: Visitor Centre & Admission to the Estate: Every Day 9.00 am – 7.00 pm The shuttle bus runs from 9.30 am to 7.00 pm Last […]

Garden Blog June 2019

Welcome back to our June edition of our Garden Blog. We experienced a lovely spell of dry weather this June, our rainfall was just around 95 ml for the month. The heat in the recent two weeks made plants, especially in our double Herbaceous Border jump and is creating a lovely display along the 80 […]

Irish Harp in the neo-Gothic Church

  Afternoon Performance in the neo-Gothic Church Enjoy a very special treat on your next visit to Kylemore Abbey with a beautiful performance of traditional, classical and contemporary music by harpist Lynn Saoirse. Lynn’s beautiful music is accentuated by the beautiful interiors and acoustics provided by the neo-Gothic Church. Learn about the importance of the […]

Garden Tours Summer 2019

Did you know our Garden Tours are taking place Monday to Friday throughout the summer months at 2.30pm. Join our guides to discover all about the history behind our fascinating Garden which at six and a half acres is one of Ireland’s largest Walled Gardens. These tours are included in your ticket price to visit […]

New Visitor Experience Open today

Doors Open Today on New Visitor Exhibition From Generation to Generation….The Story of Kylemore Abbey The doors were opened today on our updated Visitor Experience giving the Abbey a  whole  new lease of life! Kylemore Abbey and Gardens and staff were given a tour of the exhibition this morning and made welcome by Sr Magdalena […]

Garden Blog April 2019

Welcome back to our April garden blog, even though it’s the first of May already. A very busy April went by in the blink of an eye, it seems and we are in the famous ‘transition period’ between spring and summer displays. The late Easter this year meant that the spring flowers were all in […]

Easter Sunday

Although we are not having an Easter hunt this year there will still be a lovely atmosphere at Kylemore this Easter Sunday with a few Easter surprises for families visiting between 12pm and 3pm. There will be bunnies to meet, face painting, treats to nibble, wishes to make and a colouring station where you can […]