Churches and monasteries

Drumhome Monastic Site

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Drumhome, Ballintra, Donegal,
Mr Piaras Feiriteir
T: +353(0)749721827

Dromhome Monastery was founded in 560. Adamnan biographer of Colmcille attended the monastery in C.610.

Dromhome Monastery is a very important site and covers an extensive area. Dromhome Monastery was a place of learning for thousands of years. It is mentioned in 'Vitae Columbae' and also in the poem 'Alra Colmcille'.