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The Consulate of Ireland, Chicago

Who we are and where to find us in Chicago.


Consul General: Brian O'Brien

Vice Consul General: Justin Dolan

Consulate General of Ireland
1 East Wacker Drive
Suite 1820
Chicago, IL 60601

Tel: +1 312 337 2700

Fax: +1 312 836 1267    

Email: Submit your query

Directions to the Consulate General of Ireland

The Consulate of Ireland, Chicago is located in the Kemper Building, 1 East Wacker Drive, on the corner of East Wacker Drive and State Street. The closest train stop is State & Lake (Red, Brown, Purple, Green, Pink, Orange lines).

Open to the public on Monday - Friday: 10.00am – 12.00pm

Please note that the Visa Office is closed on Wednesdays.


Consulate Closure Dates 2017:

New Year's Day Monday January 2nd
President's Day Monday February 20th
St. Patrick's Day Friday March 17th
Good Friday Friday April 14th
Easter Monday Monday April 17th
Memorial Day Monday May 29th
Independence Day Tuesday July 4th
Labor Day Monday September 4th
Columbus Day Monday October 9th

Thursday November 23rd

Friday November 24th

Christmas Day Monday December 25th
St. Stephen's Day Tuesday December 26th


Find out how to contact the Consulate in case of emergency

If you are in need of emergency assistance over the weekend, please contact the Consulate at + 1-312-330-7823 and leave a voicemail. The voicemail is monitored regularly and the Duty Officer will contact you as soon as possible. Please note that this is an emergency number and that only cases that are genuine emergencies and that cannot wait until the next working day will be dealt with.

Alternatively, you may contact the Duty Officer at the Department of Foreign Affairs in Dublin at + 353-1-408 2000.