Hours and Directions

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Irish American Heritage Center


4626 N Knox Ave. Chicago, IL 60630



Hours of Operation

Office Hours

Day Time
Monday – Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Gift Shop Hours

Day Time
Friday 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

Pub Hours

Day Time
Friday 6:00 pm – 1:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm – 1:00 am

Library Hours

The Library is closed.
Call for an appointment.


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.

Public Transportation

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.

Map Data
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Map DataMap data ©2015 Google
Map data ©2015 Google
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