The mission of the Irish American Heritage Center is to nurture and strengthen Irish culture and heritage through programs emphasizing Irish music, literature, drama, traditional dancing, fine arts, and the constructive contributions of the Irish and Irish-American people to the United States of America. The Irish American Heritage Center supports this mission by maintaining its resources including the: Museum, Archives, Art Gallery, Library and choir. 

And other related programs and partnerships, while providing a gathering place for the Irish American community and those interested in Irish culture.


The Irish American Heritage Center, which occupies an 86,000 square foot building on the City's northwest side, near Wilson Avenue and the Edens Expressway, at 4626 North Knox, fosters the practice, study and celebration of Irish, Celtic, and Irish-American cultural traditions. 

For more information, call 773-282-7035, or visit

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