Explore the Abbey

Tangled up in Blue by Yale University.

Ballintubber Abbey are honored to present Tangled up in Blue to Ballintubber Abbey of their only Irish Concert.  Yale University’s premier folk music group, performing primarily American folk music. Their repertoire ranges from bluegrass, to the folk-rock hits of Bob Dylan, and much more. Wednesday 13th of March.  Doors 6:30pm, Concert 7pm.  Booking Essential.  BOOK...

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The Passion Play 2024

This year the Passion Play will take place on Monday 25th March, Tuesday 26th of March and Wednesday 27th of March.   The Passion Play or “The Triumph of Easter” as it is called, is ‘staged’ each Holy Week on the grounds of Ballintubber Abbey. The ‘stage’ is the natural setting of the grounds and...

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Guided Tours of Ballintubber Abbey

Guided Tours Available Daily. Come and explore an ancient timeline in the “Abbey that refused to die.” Experience the template of reverence that the Abbey holds. Learn about the most notorious priest hunter in Ireland, a Mayo native. How and why the Abbey came into existence in 1216. Learn about St Patrick and his impact...

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Ballintubber Abbey on Churchtv.ie

Ballintubber Abbey is on Churchtv.ie   You can view Mass live at churchtv.ie/ballintubber. Check post on our home page or our Newsletter for times. Camera can also be switched on for weddings.  We thank Croan McCormack USA and Castlebar for donating this service in memory of his late father, Sargent Michael McCormack, Ballyglass & Garryduff.  Michael...

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School Retreats at Ballintubber Abbey

Communion, Confirmation & Second Level Retreats Our Vision comes from an understanding of the presence of God in all things; bringing students to an awareness of their giftedness, uniqueness and enormous capacity for good. The programme give young people an opportunity to gain a better sense of self, to build relationships with others, to grow...

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Ballintubber Abbey Giftshop

Ballintubber Abbey Gift Shop has a lovely array of Religious Memorabilia along with some unique Ballintubber Abbey Souvenirs.  We also stock a lovely array of locally handmade gifts and crafts from Mayo Based and also Ballintubber Based Suppliers.  Our ethos is to grow the gift-shop in the near future all while supporting as many small...

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Explore Ballintubber Abbey: Guided Tours, Videos, Photography Exhibition and Giftshop

Its history is best summed up in the appellation “The Abbey that refused to die”. Welcome to Ballintubber Abbey, where history, faith, and community intertwine to create a truly unique experience. The origins of this remarkable place can be traced back to 441 AD when St. Patrick baptized the local people at the Druidic Well...

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Explore the Abbey Grounds

The ‘themed’ landscaped grounds of the Abbey reflect the various events in the life of Christ as depicted through the Joyful, Luminous, Sorrowful and Glorious mysteries of the rosary. The themes can be explored in their totality or individually, e.g. Elizabeth’s house, The Tomb, The Nativity, The Church of the Annunciation, Sean a’ Sagart Tree,...

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