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A typical unexpected gem in Ireland

Coming from the Marina in Portumna one comes across the lovely little church on the right-hand... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
rebeccacolleranus
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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
Worth exploring

Portumna Friary sits behind the Castle towards the road to the marina. The site covers just under... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Tony2Phones
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Western Ireland, Ireland
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16 Aug 2018
“A typical unexpected gem in Ireland”
8 Jun 2018
“Worth exploring”
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our kids love it here - it is peaceful, welcoming, sheltered yet accessible, has loads of interesting nooks and crannies to play hide and seek in. We have visited every week if not more often for five years and the kids still ask to go...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Coming from the Marina in Portumna one comes across the lovely little church on the right-hand side. It's not on any guidebooks but it's a lovely way to spend an hour looking at the wonderful carvings. Would recommend additional signage and information signs.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rebeccacolleranus
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A lovely spot with interesting history. Well maintained grounds. Just a few minutes walk from the town centre, in between the castle and marina. Great photo opportunities.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Donbard
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

This is a hidden gem on the grounds of portumna castle. There aren't a lot of signs to indicate this is on the grounds. Thank you to the receptionist at the castle for telling me. The Friary still has the layout of the rooms as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ennisbannerman
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Portumna Friary sits behind the Castle towards the road to the marina. The site covers just under an acre and is the preserved remains of the local Cistercian Abbey which was later gifted to the Dominican brotherhood by the O'Madden's Later still the Friary was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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