Boyle Abbey | Day Out With The Kids

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Boyle Abbey

  • Boyle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Ages 9+
  • Landmarks

Attraction Information

Channel your inner historian as you explore the wonders of Ireland's rich past at Boyle Abbey.

Upon entry you’ll get an A4 guide, don’t lose this it has everything you could ever wish to know about the old Cistercian Abbey! They even have a scavenger hunt for you to play with the little ones, learnings never been so fun.

As you wander around look out for the beautifully well-preserved carvings, they’re a definite highlight and are not to be missed. They’ve even managed excellently upkeep a 17th-century gatehouse, which is home to a series of exhibitions telling you even more about the history of the site.

  • Cistercian Abbey
  • A4 guide upon entry
  • Scavenger hunt for kids


Image "Boyle Abbey" copyright István Lahpor via Flickr / Image cropped vertically from the original.

Opening hours

24th March - 21st September: Daily 10.00am - 6.00pm


Adult: €4.00 Group/Senior: €3.00 Child/Student: €2.00 Family: €10.00

Travel & Contact Information


, Boyle, County Roscommon, IE, null

Phone number

071 966 2604



Click here to visit Boyle Abbey's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Boyle Abbey has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Boyle Abbey has not told us about their dining options.

Boyle Abbey has not told us if they are fully wheelchair friendly.

Boyle Abbey has not told us if they are fully pushchair friendly.

Boyle Abbey has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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