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Top places of worship recommendations from locals

Church
“Even if you are not a religious type call in to taste the amazing, calming atmosphere of this place”
  • 14 locals recommend
Cemetery
“Older then the Pyramids, usually deserted and in amazing condition, this is a wonderful day out.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Church
“Beautiful old church. this is the oldest church in Ireland that is still a functioning church. Build in 1320, it is full of history and sometimes hosts music events”
  • 19 locals recommend
Cemetery
“YEATS GRAVE Drumcliffe, County Sligo is set against the striking backdrop of the Benbulben Mountains. It is best known as the final resting place of W.B. Yeats. Found in the churchyard, his grave is marked with a simple headstone with the inscription, "cast a cold eye on life, on death, horseman, pass by." This was Yeats' self penned epitaph together with the instructions that the grave consist of "no marble, no conventional phrase". The graveyard also contains a high cross and nearby is the site of a 6th Century Columbian monastery. Coffee shop and craftshop on site offering homebaking and quality crafts. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Church
“Resting place of W.B. Yeats, "under bare Ben Bulben's head". Ruined round tower and high cross close by. Bike hire from Wild Atlantic Wheels, beside the church. Small art gallery beside church ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Church
  • 2 locals recommend
Church
“Unique and iconic church built in 1937, this is often seen in photographs of Athlone. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Cemetery
“Ruins of a 15th Century abbey, peace park and walk through the woods and along the river moy”
  • 1 local recommends
Church
“Roman Catholic cathedral, dating from the mid-nineteenth century. St. John's Church of Ireland cathedral, which has connections to Yeats's maternal Sligo relations, the Pollexfens, is next door”
  • 1 local recommends
Church
  • 1 local recommends
Church
“The Claregalway Friary is a medieval Franciscan abbey located in the town of Claregalway. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Church
“Maumean is a walk to a mass rock dating back to penal law times when Catholics has to worship in secret. It is a mountain pass in Connemara that links the Maum and Inagh Valleys through the Maumturk mountains. Allow a few hours and maybe even say a short prayer at the top.”
  • 1 local recommends