Cork City & County Archives

Cork City CouncilCork County CouncilUniversity College Cork
Funded by Cork City Council, Cork County Council & UCC
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Access

Book a Group Visit

Group visits and tours are welcome for groups of up to 20 people.

To book a group visit, email the Archivist at archivist@corkcity.ie or telephone (021) 4505876.

Such visits must be requested at least 2 to 3 weeks in advance. We attempt to tailor group visits based on the interests of those visiting. Please indicate these interests when booking your group visit.

Group visits last about 1-2 hours and are normally held in the morning at 10.30am or the afternoon at 2.30pm.

Group visits may be suitable for:

  • Local History/Heritage Societies
  • Local Community Groups, Clubs
  • University and College undergraduate classes
  • Postgraduate Students
  • Teachers and Lecturers
  • Transition Year/ Leaving Cert School Groups
  • School Groups
  • Librarians, Archivists, Museum Curators, and other Information Professionals
  • Local Authority Elected Members, and Staff

Group visits include:

  • Overview of our services and collections
  • Tour of the processing facility and archive strongrooms
  • Briefing about our professional archiving activities
  • Viewing of selected documents in our Public Research Room
  • Briefing on how to use our Research Room and how to use our collections