Kylemore Abbey and Estate

Connemara Ireland

Come with me as I show you around.

Visiting Kylemore today is a multifaceted experience. It’s a chance to learn about the history of the estate and the story behind its origins and inhabitants.

Located in the Connemara region of Ireland, the land surrounding what is now Kylemore Abbey . Purchased by Mitchell Henry, a wealthy British doctor, and his wife in the mid-1850s.

Things to See and Do

You can spend a full day seeing everything – touring the mansion, the Victorian gardens, visiting the ponies, browsing the gift shops, and having a bite to eat.

Explore and Learn

The first, and most obvious, attraction is the abbey itself. Steeped in history, Kylemore Abbey is a massive building consisting of an incredible 70 different rooms.

Self Guided Tours

Kylemore Castle is filled with interesting artifacts, photographs, historical presentations, and costumes displaying historically accurate fashion.

The gardens were the pride and joy of Doctor Henry, the estate’s original owner, and were developed towards the end of the 19th century.

Learn More about Kylemore Abbey and Estate in Connemara Island by visiting the link below.  Might be something you add to your bucket list.