Kells & Around attractions

Top Choice Ruins in Kells & Around

Kells Priory

This fortified Augustinian monastery is the best sort of ruin, where you can amble around whenever you like, with no tour guides, set hours or fees. Most days you stand a chance of exploring the site alone (apart fr…
Historic Site in Kells & Around

Kilree Round Tower & High Cross

About 2km south of Kells, signposted across the road from Kells Priory car park, there's a 29m-high round tower, an ancient church and a Celtic high cross, said to mark the grave of a 9th-century Irish high king, Ni…