The Kylemore Abbey Estate is now CLOSED as a precautionary measure in line with Government guidelines. We look forward to welcoming you to the Estate when we reopen. 

 

Estate Closed due to Severe Weather Warning

Kylemore Abbey and Victorian Walled Gardens will remain closed due to the severe weather warning issued for tomorrow, Saturday 29th February by Met Eireann. The estate will reopen Sunday morning at 10am. Please head warnings to avoid unnecessary travel and we look forward to greeting you once the wind and rain has abated!

 

NATIONAL WEATHER WARNING

STATUS RED – WIND WARNING FOR GALWAY AND CLARE

Very severe winds associated with Storm Jorge (Hor-hay) on Saturday.
Westerly winds will reach mean speeds of 85 to 100km/h in places on Saturday afternoon with gusts of 130 to 145km/h, with an elevated risk of coastal flooding.

Issued: 16:00 Friday 28/02/2020

Valid from: 13:00 Saturday 29/02/2020 to 16:00 Saturday 29/02/2020

National

STATUS ORANGE – WIND WARNING FOR GALWAY, MAYO, CLARE AND KERRY

Some severe winds expected during Saturday associated with Storm Jorge (Hor-hay). Southwest quickly veering west and later northwest will reach mean speeds of 65 to 80km/h with gusts of 110 to 130km/h, possibly higher in very exposed areas with an elevated risk of coastal flooding.

Issued: 11:00 Thursday 27/02/2020

Valid from: 06:00 Saturday 29/02/2020 to 03:00 Sunday 01/03/2020