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Drumhome Monastic Site
Ballintra, Co. Donegal
Dromhome Monastery was founded in 560. Adamnan, biographer of Colmcille, attended the monastery in C.610.

Dromhome Monastery is a very important site and covers an extensive area. Dromhome Monastery was a place of learning for thousands of years. It is mentioned in 'Vitae Columbae' and also in the poem 'Alra Colmcille'.

Tips from locals

After your visit why not head to nearby Murvagh Beach for a refreshing stroll.

Dog friendly
Hidden gem
Family friendly
Free to visit
Free car parking
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Contact details
Drumhome,Ballintra,Co Donegal
Visit duration

We recommend planning to spend 30 minutes to 1 hour here.

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