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Clonmacnoise is one of Ireland’s most iconic historical sites. The monastery was founded nearly 1500 years ago by Saint Ciarán in the middle of the sixth century. He would rise from humble origins to be one of the most famous and venerated of Ireland's saints. Clonmacnoise is located at the ancient crossroads of Ireland, where the ancient routeway of the an Slí Mór meets the mighty River Shannon, and this position helped the monastery grow in wealth and presitige. 

Our audio guide skillfully weaves together the history, archaeology, myths and legends of this beautiful site. 


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  2. You will be sent an email with a link to download the audioguide. Simply click on the lower link and download to your laptop or home computer (works for both Windows and Mac). Add the files to your media player (iTunes, Windows Media Player or whatever programme you prefer) and transfer to your mobile phone or iPod.
  3. Enjoy your guide while you tour around the beautiful Clonmacnoise, or alternatively you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home.


Script written by Neil Jackman. Narrated by Aideen Wylde

12 Tracks, Total Running Time: 40mins

Listen to a sample

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