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Holy Cross Abbey

R660 Co. North Tipperary, Tipperary, Ireland
+00353 - 0504
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Peaceful Paradise

My wife and I stopped off at Holy Cross Abbey on our way to Limerick Junction to rest up for a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
malachyjosephwilson
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Banbridge, United Kingdom
History rich!

Quite Abbey, with a simple interior. Lovely exterior. They offer free tours and have a gift shop... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BAHG
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Norfolk, Virginia
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R660 Co. North Tipperary, Tipperary, Ireland
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+00353 - 0504
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped off at Holy Cross Abbey on our way to Limerick Junction to rest up for a while after a 200 mile journey. It was so peaceful and serene. Beautiful and historic surroundings with a really good souvenir shop full of...More

Thank malachyjosephwilson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite Abbey, with a simple interior. Lovely exterior. They offer free tours and have a gift shop. Plenty of parking

Thank BAHG
Reviewed 13 May 2017

A very spiritual place to visit well worth the drive out to see it.or take a picnic as on a lovely sunny day his place is beautifull

Thank happywandererDublin
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I was a bridesmaid for my sisters wedding and it was very beautiful- The day was amazing and the church is gorgeous - very old but well looked after , it's steeped in history and you could feel the history around you in the big...More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Spent a couple of hours roaming around & really enjoyed holycross, Not far off the motorway & well worth the detour, will definitely cal there again

Thank Denis M
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Really lovely. Worth the drive from Cashel. We arrived late, the church was empty, and gift store closed, was hoping for a rosary.

Thank NikStor
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Lovely old Abbey which has been carefully restored. Peaceful and reflective interior. It oozes ancient times and one could spend time there u disturbed. A little shop sells religious objects and there is also a small coffee shop. These are not open always. Behing the...More

Thank geraldinelynncronin
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Well worth a visit if you like a piece of Irish Christian history, quiet in November but a place filled with Gods peace

Thank David R
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We couldn't make the standard tour dates so we email with a request to visit. We got a response back quickly that we could meet on our schedule. Our tour guide, John, was FANTASTIC. Knowledgeable in both the history and lore. John spent time with...More

1  Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Twice a week at 2pm, one of the abbey volunteers gives a tour of the restored abbey. We were with one other couple and our tour guide really brought the place alive with details about its history and wonderful carvings. If we had just wandered...More

Thank Pigeon_Point_Pops
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dalmaclugg
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Response from Emma C | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but I'm assuming it's open everyday
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PattyJane11044
22 August 2016|
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Response from nathannderek | Reviewed this property |
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