Lorrha is steeped in history and can be found in North Tipperary

Lorrha Monastic Village was founded in 550AD by St.Ruadhan, boasts an ancient Holy Well, a 10th century church, Dominican Priory and a Augustinian Priory. Within driving distance is Lackeen Castle and Redwood Castle. This Village is on the Beara Breifne route. Local volunteers run the shop, tea-rooms and heritage centre–the focal point of the village.

  • Learn about St. Ruadhan who put Lorrha on the map
  • Learn about the 9th century arrival of the Vikings and the 12th century arrival of the Normans
  • Lackeen Castle and Redwood Castle
  • Walking trails and routes

Opening Times:

Shop/tea-rooms/heritage centre

Monday to Friday 09:30–16:30

Saturday & Sunday 09:30–14:00


Admission Prices 2020

Self-guided (Free)

Guided tour €7.00pp

Useful Information

Package deals on tour/dinner & visits to other sites arranged


Getting There
Map Location: 53.093107, -8.122804
Contact Lorrha Monastic Village

Lorrha Hall, Lorrha, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary, Ireland

Eircode: E45 A097
T: +353 (0)87-203 1798
T: +353 (0)86-330 8172
E: info@visitlorrhadorrha.com
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