Day 6: Kylemore Abbey and Aasleagh Falls

Mitchell Henry–doctor, tycoon, politician–fell in love with and married Margaret Vaughan in 1850. On their honeymoon they visited Connemara and stayed at a hunting lodge situated on 15,000 acres. She was so enamored with it that he returned in the 1860s to build Kylemore in the lodge’s place, and gave it to his beloved wife … Continue reading Day 6: Kylemore Abbey and Aasleagh Falls