News and Events
June 21, 2016
Join the Benedictine nuns of Kylemore Abbey for a day of prayer, reflection and discussion at Kylemore Abbey. The day begins at 10.30 am with tea and coffee followed by a talk by Mr Francis Cousins on the topic “That they shall seek God’: The use of seeking debate in the Acts of the Apostles.” […]
Join Mrs Murphy’s Choir from the USA for a delightful lunchtime performance in our stunning neo-Gothic church, concert begins at 1pm. Entry price included in your ticket to the Kylemore estate.
June 15, 2016
Join Germany’s Kirchenchor for a lunchtime performance from this 50 strong choir in our stunning neo-Gothic Church. Performance begins at 12.30pm and entry fee is included with your entrance ticket for the Kylemore Abbey estate.
Join classical guitarist Robert Broburg in a once in a life time performance in our neo-Gothic Church. Roger who is from Sweden will perform a selection of tunes both new and old in classical arrangements for your enjoyment. Performance begins at 2pm.
The Hart Male Voice Choir from the United Kingdom will give an afternoon performance not to be missed in the beautiful setting of our neo-Gothic Church. Concert begins at 3pm, entry fee is included with your ticket for the Kylemore estate.
Join the young men and women of the BR Franklin High School Choir from Wisconsin, USA in a delightful lunchtime performance in our beautiful neo-Gothic Church with Musical Director, Jamie Schlecht. Begins at 1pm.
May 25, 2016
The magical Connamara Bog Week will take place from May 29th to June 6th this year. The long running festival is an eclectic mix of family fun, traditional music, poetry, art and ecology. The Benedictine Community of Kylemore Abbey have made the neo-Gothic Church at Kylemore available to the festival over the last few years […]
The Benedictine Community at Kylemore Abbey was delighted to welcome a very special guest at the end of April. Tim Stone, great-great grandson of Mitchell Henry, visited Kylemore for the first time with his wife, Carmel. Tim’s great-grandmother was Geraldine Henry Gilbert, who died in a tragic accident at Derryinver Bridge, Renvyle in […]
April 21, 2016
FIRST PAST GALWAY MONOPOLY POST: Racecourse, Kylemore or Latin Quarter? The County Galway MONOPOLY ‘Big Reveal’ is nearly upon us! It will be on 2nd October 2015 – official M Day (MONOPOLY day) – a date announced for the first time today. That’s MONOPOLY launch day, when the board for the county […]
March 30, 2016
Through kind donations and benefactors we can now welcome guests and visitors into our new Monastic Church at the visitor centre and invite them to spend some time there in quiet reflection or to join us for our prayer times and mass.Come and see!Below we have selected some photos taken during the festive blessing of […]