Getting Here

***We are delighted to let you know that the museum is back open for visits in person.
(Cork Public Museum Team, 17th May 2021)
Museum opening hours:
Mon 12-4pm
Tue-Fri 10am-4pm


The museum is located in Fitzgerald's Park on the western side of Cork city centre, approx. 1.8km distant.


By Foot: 15-minute walk from the city centre.

Bus: Served by the 208 bus route from Patrick St. and the 220 from Grand Parade. Museum stop is located on the Western Road.

Car: Approx 8 mins drive. On-street public parking is located outside the park. Parking Disc is required for Monday - Saturday from 8am-6pm. Sunday parking is free.

Opening Times:

Mon: 12-4pm

Tue to Fri: 10-4pm

*Due to Covid-19 restrictions, these times have been amended from the regular opening hours.

Admission is free.

Wheelchair friendly.


We display this Safety Charter as evidence of our on-going commitment to prevent the spread of COVID-19
This is to certify that Cork Public Museum has undergone relevant COVID-19 hygiene and safety training, has implemented and undertakes to maintain compliance with the Operational Guidelines for Re-opening and all other relevant government public health advice and has agreed to be subject to assessment at any time