Irish American Heritage Center
4626 N Knox Ave. Chicago, IL 60630
Hours of Operation
|Monday through Friday||9am to 5:30pm|
|Saturday||9am to 2pm|
Gift Shop Hours
|Monday through Friday||3pm to 8pm|
|Saturday||10am to 8pm|
|Thursday||6pm to 11pm|
|Friday||6pm to 1am|
|Saturday||6pm to 1am|
The Library is closed from December 22-January 2.
Call for an appointment.
|Tuesday||10am to 2pm|
|Wednesday||4pm to 8pm|
|Saturday||10am to 2pm|
The Irish American Heritage Center is located at 4626 North Knox Avenue, on Chicago’s Northwest Side. The Center is just east of the Edens Expressway at the Wilson Avenue exit. (see map location below)
From the South or West
Take I-90/94 West (Kennedy Expressway) to Wilson Ave. Turn right on Wilson Avenue to the IAHC building.
From the North
Take I-94 (Edens Expressway) south to Wilson Avenue. Turn left (east) and travel one block to the Center.
From the Northwest
Take I-90 (Kennedy Expressway) east to Lawrence Ave. Turn Left on Lawrence (east) and travel about 1 mile to Kilpatrick Ave. Kilpatrick is just east of Cicero Avenue. Turn right on Kilpatrick (south) and travel one block to Center.
Take the CTA Blue Line to the Montrose stop. Exit the Montrose station and turn east. Follow the frontage sidewalk along the expressway (northbound) to Knox Avenue. Turn right and travel one block to the Center.
Take the CTA Brown Line to the Kimball stop. Exit the Kimball station, cross Lawrence and take the Westbound Lawrence Avenue CTA Bus to Kilpatrick Avenue. Walk one block south the the Center.