Ballintubber Abbey

“They Dared to Hope”

Welcome to the Heart of Mayo: Ballintubber Abbey

Are you ready to embark on a journey filled with history, spirituality, and the beauty of Ireland’s heartland? Look no further than Ballintubber Abbey, an enchanting sacred site nestled in the heart of Mayo. Whether you’re a history enthusiast, a spiritual seeker, or a couple planning to tie the knot in a truly magical setting, Ballintubber Abbey beckons you with open arms.

Discover an 800-Year Legacy: Founded in 1216 by Cathal Crovderg O’Connor, Ballintubber Abbey boasts a rich history that spans over eight centuries. In 2016, we celebrated our 800-year anniversary, marking nearly a millennium of spiritual significance and cultural heritage. As you step into the abbey’s hallowed halls, you’ll be transported back in time, connecting with the souls and stories of generations past.

Create Unforgettable Memories: Ballintubber Abbey welcomes tourists, visitors, and couples in search of a unique, historical, and spiritual experience. Whether you’re exploring our centuries-old abbey, marveling at the scenic beauty of Mayo and the Wild Athlantic Way, or celebrating your love in a place of timeless romance, “dare to dream in Ballintubber Abbey.”

Come and immerse yourself in history, spirituality, and the natural beauty that defines the heart of Mayo. Ballintubber Abbey is your gateway to an extraordinary Irish adventure.

Tel: +353 949030934
Ballintubber, Claremorris, 
Co. Mayo, Ireland. F12 W584

Opening Hours

Ballintubber Abbey is open daily from 9.30am to 9pm all year round.

Admission to the Abbey and Grounds is Free

Guided tours available 9.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday

Saturday & Sunday by arrangement.

Gift Shop and Visitor Centre Open Daily 10am – 5pm 

Sunday 9am – 3pm