Begin Your Forever at Ballintubber Abbey


Your Wedding at Ballintubber Abbey

Step into a world of history and romance at Ballintubber Abbey, a remarkable treasure founded in 1216 by the king of Connaught, Cathal O’Connor. As one of the oldest surviving abbeys in Ireland, it has stood the test of time and continues to be a beloved destination for couples seeking a truly magical wedding venue.


A Place of Enduring Love

For centuries, couples have chosen Ballintubber Abbey as the setting to exchange their vows. Creating a tradition that has been passed down through generations. The abbey has witnessed countless love stories, making it a place steeped in the enchantment of past and present.


Unforgettable Moments in a Picturesque Setting

Imagine celebrating your special day in the embrace of Ballintubber Abbey’s picturesque surroundings. The beautifully landscaped grounds provide a stunning backdrop for your wedding photographs, capturing the essence of your love in a timeless setting. Step inside the abbey, and you’ll be captivated by its unique and historic interior, where every corner exudes charm and elegance.


A Melody of Love

As you walk down the aisle, the Abbey’s high ceilings create a remarkable acoustic experience for musicians, filling the air with the sweet melodies that will accompany your journey into matrimony. The music resonates with a captivating charm, adding an extra touch of enchantment to your wedding ceremony.


Begin Your Forever at Ballintubber Abbey

Choose the enduring beauty and rich history of Ballintubber Abbey as the backdrop for your wedding day. Let the centuries of love and tradition inspire your own journey as you say “I do” in this remarkable setting. Contact us today to start planning your unforgettable wedding at Ballintubber Abbey, where timeless romance awaits.

Booking The Abbey

  • To reserve Ballintubber Abbey for your marriage, please phone us at 094-9030934 or email us at as  it is  not necessary to come  to the office. But if you wish to call to Ballintubber Abbey Office (located at the Celtic Furrow Complex, on the main N84 road, Ballintubber)  feel free to do so.  We are there from Monday – Friday 10.30am-1pm or phone us at anytime or email outside these office hours. 

  • Possible dates will be discussed with you and your preferred date can be ‘pencilled in’. Please note however that your date can only be confirmed on the assumption as you are free to marry.

  • Couples (outside of Ballintubber) must bring their own priest to officiate at the ceremony.

  • If the date is later changed or the wedding cancelled please make contact with us and have the booking cancelled. We also request that you put this in writing.

  • Sometimes a number of dates may be ‘pencilled in’ for couples to allow them to liaise with hotels etc. – when a final date is chosen please ensure that any other dates discussed are erased from our diary and left free for other couples.