Athenry Dominican Priory in Athenry, Ireland

Located east of Galway city, the small town of Athenry is considered one of the most well-preserved medieval sites in Ireland. The town boasts several architectural features from the Middle Ages, including a Dominican priory dating back to the 13th century. Through battered by centuries of war and disasters, these ruins still offer a wondrous glimpse into the town's medieval past.

Stone features like the lighted window frames and tomb niches have survived for centuries, making the ruins a...

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