Known locally as the Abbey, this Dominican Friary was founded in the 13th century. The site contains a wealth of carvings including Gothic and Renaissance tomb sculptures, well preserved cloister and the only sculptured 15th century high altar to survive in any Irish monastic church.
It will inspire and enlighten it’s visitors. Access is by stone stairway.
Closed for the 2020 season
Further information available at www.heritageireland.ie
Admission Prices 2020:
Senior (aged 65+): €4 .00
Student (with valid ID): €3 .00
LANGUAGES: Leaflet/Guide book (English). Self guide leaflet (English, French, Spanish, Italian, German and Dutch)
PARKING: Public car park close to site
Centre of Sligo town
Abbey Street, Sligo, Co. Sligo, Ireland
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