The town of Killala was for centuries the ecclesiastical hub of North Mayo. It is a town rich in ecclesial heritage and monuments.[...]
St. Muredach’s Cathedral is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Killala. The Diocese of Killala encompasses North Mayo and West Sligo. St. Muredach’s is also the parish church of the parish of Kilmoremoy.[...]
Rosserk Friary, one of Mayo’s best preserved ecclesiastical ruins lies some 7 km north of Ballina in Killala, on the…[...]
North Mayo is home to at least six historic abbeys, each with their own fascinating story. Four of these form the basis of the Monasteries of the Moy, a trail that runs alongside the famous
River Moy, leading towards the Céide Coast. Read on to learn about our beautiful and historic abbeys of North Mayo.
The historic Leigue Cemetery located in Ballina and is one of the largest burial grounds in County Mayo, at 15…[...]
If you’re planning your visit to North Mayo, and have a particular interest in our built history and heritage, you…[...]
The Father Peyton Centre, situated in scenic Attymass not far from Ballina, commemorates Father Patrick Peyton, the “Rosary Priest”. The…[...]