Planning a School Visit

***Dear Friends. It is with a heavy heart that we have to inform you that Cork Public Museum has had to close it doors today Tue 6th October 2020.
Due to the new governmental guidelines on the spread of Covid-19. We have closed for 3 weeks, but hope to be back on Weds 28th of October 2020
We will keep you informed of any updates, as they come in
-The Cork Public Museum Team (6th Oct 2020)



Are you planning to visit the museum with your school or group?

School groups are welcome at Cork Public Museum. However, pre-booking is necessary if you wish to have a group tour of the museum.


Please email any inquiries to:


Our phone number is: 021-4270679



Mon: 12-4pm

Tue to Fri: 10-4pm

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


Wheelchair accessible

'We welcome everyone interested in the history and culture of Cork. We promote understanding of its material and historical heritage by collecting, preserving and displaying our collections and making them accessible in engaging and enjoyable ways for everyone'.

- CPM mission Statement July 2019.




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