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A county town, Roscommon is also an important market centre situated in a thriving cattle and sheep region. Its name -Coman's wood (Gaelic) - refers to Saint Coman, who was Abbot of Clonmacnoise and first Bishop of Roscommon, where he founded a friary for Augustinian friars. Traces of the friary have been incorporated into the town's Anglican Church . The history of the friary, the town and the region is recorded at the Roscommon County Museum.

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Tourist attractions Roscommon : Things to see and do

  • Castle Interesting

    N 61 IRL - Roscommon

    High on a promontory stand the impressive ruins of a Norman castle, built in 1269 by Robert of Ufford and once protected by a lake or marsh. Its massive walls, which are defended by circular bastions at each corner, enclose a large rectangular area. ..

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  • Castlestrange Stone Interesting

    R 362 IRL - Roscommon

    In the middle of a field stands a large round granite boulder decorated with curvilinear patterns in the Celtic style of ornamentation known as La Tène (250 BC).

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  • Park House Interesting

    Strokestown-Park IRL - Strokestown

    The house, a fine Palladian mansion designed by Richard Castle in the 1730s, consists of a three-storey block with a pillared portico, linked to the service wings by curving corridors. In the 19C, the splendid vaulted stables led to the courtyard thr..

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Hotels Roscommon

  • Percy French Hotel

    Bridge Street IRL - Strokestown

    Located in Strokestown, in County Roscommon, Percy French Hotel offers en suite accommodation, free Wi-Fi throughout and free private parking. The property also benefits from a restaurant and a bar. All rooms at Percy French Hotel feature a flat-scr..

  • Hannon's Hotel

    Athlone Road IRL - Roscommon

    Situated on the verge of Roscommon Town, this family-run hotel offers spacious, quality accommodation, free high-speed Wi-Fi and first class food. Purpose built in 2004, a large foyer, bar and restaurant provide a comfortable and friendly space for ..

  • Abbey Hotel Roscommon Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    Galway Road IRL - Roscommon

    Prix Prices from : 59 €

    Set within calm surroundings of lawns and gardens close to Roscommon Town Centre, this charming 18th-century manor house has a leisure centre, award-winning restaurant and free parking. Abbey Hotel Roscommon has beautiful bedrooms and a popular rest..

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