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.
Open Daily March to October
Mar 29 to Oct 31 : Daily 10:00-18:00
Last admission: 45 mins before closing
Admission Prices 2018
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
‘Your Daily Adventure’ is loved by visitors. There is so much to enjoy, we’ve had to create six regional editions to cover every part of Ireland.
Each FREE edition is packed with up-to-date information on all there is to do, see and enjoy around Ireland. Watch out for them in your travels, or ask for them by name ‘Your Daily Adventure’. They are stocked in most places visitors’ frequent – particularly visitor-friendly accommodation!