Bective Abbey

The impressive ruins of Bective Abbey, built in 1146 by the King of Meath, Murchad O'Maolsheachlainn, lie in a field grazed by sheep. The abbey was connected to the Cistercian abbey of Mellifont, which it surpassed in importance in the 13C.

Useful information

Address:

R 161 Trim

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

free access

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