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We found this place by accident, and no one else was there. Really incredible place! We had to step... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dwayne M
Really excellent

Went here with my husband 2 weeks ago, having seen this impressive building from the road. Visited... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Gill W
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This historic friary was used from the start of the 15th century through 1714.
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Askeaton, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place by accident, and no one else was there. Really incredible place! We had to step through a broken wall to get in and at first we felt like we may have been trespassing but we chanced it and we never saw...More

Thank Dwayne M
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Went here with my husband 2 weeks ago, having seen this impressive building from the road. Visited the tourist office in Ashkeaton, who rang Anthony Sheehy and arranged a guided tour. The tour was free, however as it was so good we tipped Anthony at...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

I found it outstanding and it had beautiful sights. There was also Anthony Sheehy which made our visit just incredible. He really helped us out and his knowledge was just outstanding. Honestly i do not thing words can describe our visit at the Askeaton Friary....More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

My Aunt Lena from America came to visit and was treated to a fantastic informative tour with Anthony Sheehy. It is well worth contacting the Askeaton tourism office and asking for a tour with Anthony Sheehy for this beautiful historic building.

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Anthony Sheehy gave us an unforgettable imaging of the Friary....what a treat! His knowledge, friendly demeanor and enthusiasm were infectious. This was the last tour we had in Ireland....and by far the best.

Thank laurafranksdavies
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We happened upon the friary while driving by en route to another location. It was so beautiful we stopped to take a picture and there met Anthony who gave us an entertaining tour of the history of the location.It was lovely to see someone so...More

Thank Aaron D
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped at the Askeaton Friary on our way to the Cliffs of Moher. Anthony was on the grounds and offered a tour. He is amazingly knowledgeable and funny. It was easily one of the best experiences we had.

Thank Kevin57_527
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We stumbled upon this Friary on our way from Dingle to Dublin. Walking through the village of Askeaton, we met a charming, kind and friendly gentlemen, Anthony Sheehy, who offered to give us a private tour. Anthony has deep roots in Askeaton and a wealth...More

Thank jeareckson1
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The Friary is a nice place for a walk and the history is very interesting. We have been several times.

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We were delighted to photography our friends wedding in the Abbey. Anthony was a total gentleman, very helpful and let us enjoy this stunning Abbey. We could take as much time as we liked to be there. The place was so clean and tidy it...More

Thank rose b
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