Bective Abbey

Bective Abbey **

Bective Abbey was Ireland’s second Cistercian monastery, founded in 1147. The chief features of the ruins are the combined religious and defence elements. The cloister is quite well preserved and some beautiful arches are still intact.

Located 15 mins from Trim off the R161 (Navan Road). Open all year.

www.meath.ie

Trim, Co. Meath.

Tel: 046 943 7111.

Admission free.