St Molaise Abbey

St Molaise Abbey - Peter McCabe
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Adresse Location:
Inishmurray, (County Sligo)
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The St Molaise Abbey is a former religious complex. There is among others an old Irish abbey, located on the island of Inishmurray in County Sligo in Ireland. Rather rich in architectural vestiges, its visit is worth the detour and will allow you to discover the ecclesiastical history of the island… To do if only to experience the charm of the place!

Visit St Molaise Abbey

A site strewn with ruined buildings

The visit of the monastery of St Molaise is accessible to visitors. You will discover a fence wall more than 3 meters thick reaching up to 4.6 meters high! Impressive dimensions, which let you imagine the size of the site! Once past the fence, you’ll be spoilt for choice! Indeed the site has many buildings in ruins including :

  • two churches
  • an oratory
  • a borie
  • of enclosures
  • a cemetery
  • stones with Pictish influences

St Molaise Abbey
Practical information

Address Address:
on Inishmurray Island

Coordonnées GPSGPS:
54.435579, -8.659871

Duration of the visit Duration of the visit:
30 minutes
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