In line with public health advice, Kylemore Abbey is currently closed.

News and Events

Connamara Bog Week Concerts at Kylemore Abbey

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 […]

A Very Special Guest

    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 […]

Galway Monopoly and Kylemore Connection

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 […]

Our New Church

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 […]