List of National Monuments in County Galway

The Irish state has officially approved the following List of National Monuments in County Galway. In the Republic of Ireland, a structure or site may be deemed to be a "National Monument", and therefore worthy of state protection, if it is of national importance. If the land adjoining the monument is essential to protect it, this land may also be protected.

National Monuments

NM# Monument name Description Image Townland Location
278 KnockmoyChurchAbbert Demesne 53°26′27″N 8°44′35″W
166 Knockmoy AbbeyAbbey (Cistercian)Abbeyknockmoy 53°26′25″N 8°44′34″W
47 Kilconnell AbbeyFriary (Franciscan)Kilconnell 53°19′57″N 8°24′03″W
273 Dunmore AbbeyFriary (Augustinian)Abbeyland North 53°37′05″N 8°44′29″W
512 Clontuskert AbbeyPriory (Augustinian)Abbeypark 53°16′57″N 8°12′56″W
49 AnnaghdownEarly Medieval Ecclesiastical SiteAnnaghdown 53°23′13″N 9°04′21″W
252 Ardamullivan CastleCastleArdamullivan 53°00′16″N 8°49′45″W
164 Athenry AbbeyPriory (Dominican)Athenry 53°17′43″N 8°44′52″W
406 Athenry CastleCastleAthenry 53°18′00″N 8°44′41″W
371 Aughrim RingfortsTwo RingfortsAttidermot 53°17′37″N 8°19′01″W
470 Aughnanure CastleCastleOughterard 53°25′06″N 9°16′31″W
369 Caheravoley FortHouse & BawnCaheravoley, Kilcahill 53°25′08″N 8°54′29″W
42 Doonbeg RingfortRingfortCarrownlisheen (Inishmaan) 53°05′00″N 9°35′41″W
42 Carrownlisheen Wedge Tomb (Diarmuid and Gráinne's Bed)Wedge TombCarrownlisheen (Inishmaan) 53°05′14″N 9°34′52″W
42 TemplesaghtmacreeChurchCarrownlisheen (Inishmaan) 53°05′02″N 9°35′25″W
42 Carrownlisheen CrossCrossCarrownlisheen (Inishmaan) 53°04′50″N 9°34′32″W
42 LabbanakinnerigaChurchCarrownlisheen (Inishmaan) 53°05′02″N 9°35′25″W
42 DoonfarvaghCashelCarrownlisheen (Inishmaan) 53°04′51″N 9°34′48″W
42 Kilcoonagh ChurchChurchCarrownlisheen (Inishmaan) 53°04′50″N 9°34′33″W
42 Dún Conor (Dún Conchuir)CashelCarrowntemple (Inishmaan) 53°05′00″N 9°35′41″W
248 Dunmore CastleCastleCastlefarm 53°37′26″N 8°45′20″W
467 St. Cuan's WellWell & Cross slabsCastlegar East 53°24′55″N 8°18′57″W
428 Feartagar or Jennings CastleCastleCastlegrove East 53°34′11″N 8°56′34″W
272 Isert Kelly CastleCastleCastlepark 53°09′29″N 8°43′08″W
259 Kiltartan CastleCastleCastletown (Kiltartan) 53°05′25″N 8°48′27″W
165 Claregalway AbbeyFriary (Franciscan)Claregalway 53°20′48″N 8°56′40″W
563 Cloonigny CastleRingfort & CastleCloonigny 53°21′17″N 8°21′17″W
283 Derryhiveny CastleCastleDerryhiveny South 53°07′37″N 8°11′32″W
527 Doorus Demesne wedge tombWedge TombDoorus Demesne 53°09′08″N 8°58′20″W
254 DrumacooEarly Medieval Ecclesiastical SiteDrumacoo 53°11′55″N 8°54′16″W
365 Drumharsna CastleCastleDrumharsna South 53°08′36″N 8°50′35″W
206 Fiddaun CastleCastleTubber 53°00′38″N 8°52′46″W
554 Kilnalekin AbbeyAbbey (Cistercian)Friary 53°06′11″N 8°23′31″W
439 Glinsk CastleCastleGlinsk 53°39′07″N 8°25′55″W
52 High IslandEarly Medieval Ecclesiastical SiteHigh Island and Kill 53°46′31″N 7°30′01″W
412 InchagoillEarly Medieval Ecclesiastical SiteInchagoill 53°29′09″N 9°18′59″W
41.01 Creggankeel FortCashelInisheer 53°03′26″N 9°31′07″W
41.05 St. Gobnet's Church (Kilgobnet)ChurchInisheer 53°03′58″N 9°31′45″W
41.06 Knockgrannary (Cnoc Raithní)Burial GroundInisheer 53°03′54″N 9°31′24″W
41.08 St. Cavan's ChurchChurchInisheer 53°03′50″N 9°30′50″W
41.07 O'Brien's Castle (Great Fort, Furmina Castle)CashelInisheer 53°03′43″N 9°31′09″W
41.02 Grave of the Seven Daughters (Cill na Seacht Niníon)Early Medieval Ecclesiastical SiteInisheer 53°03′26″N 9°31′06″W
642 KilcornanDeserted Medieval VillageKilcornan (Monivea) 53°18′48″N 8°42′49″W
43.01 Arkin's CastleCastleKilleany (Inishmore) 53°06′17″N 9°39′47″W
43.04 Temple BenenChurchKilleany (Inishmore) 53°06′11″N 9°39′59″W
43.11 TurmartinWatch TowerKilleany (Inishmore) 53°05′29″N 9°38′20″W
43 Oghil Leacht CuimhneLeacht Cuimhne (cenotaph for those lost at sea)Killeany (Inishmore) 53°07′45″N 9°41′25″W
43 Tighlagh EanyChurchKilleany (Inishmore) 53°06′05″N 9°39′10″W
43 Killeany ClachánsClochánsKilleany (Inishmore) 53°06′35″N 9°41′19″W
43.03 St. Eany'sEarly Medieval Ecclesiastical SiteKilleany (Inishmore) 53°06′12″N 9°39′50″W
43 Doocaher (Black Fort)Promontory FortKilleany (Inishmore) 53°06′16″N 9°41′15″W
51 Kilmacduagh monasteryChurches & Round TowerKilmacduagh 53°02′59″N 8°53′23″W
43 Temple MacDuaghChurchKilmurvy (Inishmore) 53°07′51″N 9°45′33″W
43.15 TemplenaneeveChurchKilmurvy (Inishmore) 53°07′51″N 9°45′33″W
43 Dun AengusPromontory FortInishmore 53°07′33″N 9°45′55″W
43 Clochán na CarraigeClochánKilmurvy (Inishmore) 53°08′32″N 9°45′37″W
446 Kiltiernan ChurchChurch & CashelKiltiernan East 53°11′17″N 8°50′34″W
627 Lackan RingfortRingfort & SouterrainLackan (Ardrahan) 53°09′49″N 8°46′56″W
621 Lissard RingfortsTwo Ringforts & SouterrainLissard 53°20′53″N 8°23′22″W
245 Castlekirk (Hen's Castle)CastleDrumsnauv 53°29′33″N 9°30′48″W
499 RathsoonyRingfortMasonbrook 53°10′30″N 8°30′56″W
499 Rahannagragh (Rahannagroagh)RingfortMasonbrook 53°10′37″N 8°30′51″W
609 Merlinpark Castle (Merlin Castle)CastleMerlinpark 53°16′47″N 8°59′53″W
498 The Seven MonumentsEmbanked Stone CircleMoanmore East 53°11′19″N 8°31′52″W
43 St. Kieran'sEarly Medieval Ecclesiastical SiteOghil (Inishmore) 53°07′55″N 9°41′07″W
43 St. Soorney'sChurch & EnclosureOghil (Inishmore) 53°08′01″N 9°41′43″W
43 Temple an Cheathrair AluinnChurch & graveOghil (Inishmore) 53°07′47″N 9°42′58″W
43 OghillCashelOghil (Inishmore) 53°07′38″N 9°41′59″W
43 KilleanyClochánsOghil (Inishmore) 53°07′39″N 9°43′08″W
43 Killeany TombWedge TombOghil (Inishmore) 53°07′39″N 9°43′08″W
43 OnaghtCastle & house siteOnaght (Inishmore) 53°08′24″N 9°46′36″W
43 OnaghtClochánsOnaght (Inishmore) 53°08′32″N 9°45′37″W
43 Kilcholan ChurchChurchOnaght (Inishmore) 53°08′25″N 9°46′33″W
43 Onaght CashelCashelOnaght (Inishmore) 53°08′24″N 9°46′36″W
43 TemplebrecanEarly Medieval Ecclesiastical SiteOnaght (Inishmore) 53°08′46″N 9°46′39″W
231 KillursaChurchOwer 53°28′04″N 9°08′42″W
462 Pallas CastleCastlePallas (Tynagh) 53°07′36″N 8°21′44″W
48 KilbennenChurch & Round TowerPollacorragune 53°32′20″N 8°53′31″W
461 Portumna AbbeyFriary (Dominican)Portumna Demesne 53°05′10″N 8°13′03″W
515 Portumna CastleCastlePortumna Demesne 53°05′12″N 8°13′14″W
46 RoscamEarly Medieval Ecclesiastical SiteRoscam 53°15′51″N 8°59′06″W
50 Ross Errilly AbbeyFriary (Franciscan)Headford 53°28′47″N 9°07′54″W
242 St. MacDara's IslandEarly Medieval Ecclesiastical SiteSt. MacDara's Island 53°18′16″N 9°55′02″W
643 TonaroastyDeserted Medieval VillageTonaroasty 53°11′36″N 8°32′47″W
505 Tuam High CrossHigh CrossTuam 53°30′50″N 8°51′18″W
431 Pearse's CottageHouse with historic associationsTurlough 53°23′10″N 9°37′12″W
327 Turoe stoneSculptured StoneBullaun 53°15′10″N 8°33′42″W


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