Location and Directions

Location of CCCA

Our purpose built archives repository, the Seamus Murphy Building, is located at 32 Great William O’Brien Street, Blackpool, in the northside of Cork city. The building is about 1.25 km from the city centre (a 15-20 minute walk). (See Google Map below)

Walking/Motoring Routes

Cork Opera House/Christy Ring Bridge, Popes Quay, Upper John Street, Watercourse Road, O'Connell Street, Great William O'Brien Street

Cork Opera House/Christy Ring Bridge, Leitrim Street (Blackpool By-Pass), Watercourse Road, O’Connell Street, Great William O'Brien Street

North Main Street, Shandon Street, Gerald Griffin Street, Great William O'Brien Street.

Public Transport

From Cork city centre, the No. 203 and No. 215 buses (northbound) from St/Patrick's Street, serve Watercourse Road, which is a 5 minute walk from Great William O’Brien Street.

Taxis are available from the bus and train stations and throughout the city centre. Current one way fare from the city centre, during office hours, is about 8-10 Euro.