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All reviews ogham stone sun dial celtic crosses beautiful ruin large stone high cross ancient ireland dingle peninsula beautiful site smerwick harbour slea head drive nice stop standing stones worth a stop take your time lots of history sundial
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

We visited here while driving around the peninsula. The Church itself was pretty and the cemetery and other monuments on the grounds very interesting. Would recommend a visit here.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MT1
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This is an interesting chapel ruins, similar in some ways to the one at the Rock of Cashel but with some unique elements. Be sure to look for the Ogham stone and alphabet stone, as well as the sundial. There is also a narrow hole...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Beautiful ,location. View of the ocean from this ruin. I also enjoyed looking at the tombstones outside the church. They were very clean and we'll cared for.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tyagi
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Lovely old stone church. We found that visiting the graveyard and ruins was a haunting experience. So many ruined churches across the Irish landscape. Worth the visit, but our late afternoon timing was bad as it was crowded with two tour buses.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We had this on the plans bc on our 25th wedding anniversary we wanted to renew our vows at the Ogham Stone. We found it the day before and saw that nobody was there. The next day on our anniversary I said the my husband,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ninelives63
Reviewed 13 October 2018

A little way off of the Slea Head drive, but worth the extra drive. Don't miss the Ogham stone! It's free and usually not crowded at all - you may be the only one there!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jane V
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

It a ruin. It’s free. I been there about 4 times with a group. If you’re nearby then stop. Otherwise, it’s not worth the extra drive.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tommylovell
Reviewed 26 September 2018

We loved this little out of the way church ruin. What we also loved was that there was no one else at the site and we had it all to ourselves. It is definitely worth the trip to see it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rossandlinda4648
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Fantastic historic church complex. In addition to the Romanesque church, there is a medieval sundial, an early christian stone cross and an ogham stone. Superbly atmospheric and still used by the community. For me, this is a must visit site on the "Wild Atlantic Way"...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Grassland88
Reviewed 23 September 2018

During our travels in the Dingle area, this was a great stop. There was a great combination of early Christianity and ancient Ireland. Some of the items included a sun dial with Ogham writings. Truly amazing.

Date of experience: August 2018
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