Cork City and County Archives

Cork City and County Archives now has over 86 full collection lists online on their web site, covering some major archival and manuscript collections.

Most collections date within the 1600-1990 period, but they also have small amounts of material dating from pre-1600.

See their main collection page for links to descriptive lists:

For a list of collections listed over the past year, see their Recently Listed Collections page

They have also begun to place documents online in their Digital Archive.

Consultation of collections is by appointment only.

Opening hours by appointment: Tuesday – Friday 10am to 5pm (including lunchtime)

The Archives is a 10 – 15 minute walk from the Opera House.

See their web site for general info.

Enquiries are welcome by emailing