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The Consulate

  • Consulate Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Consulate Team

Consul General: Kevin Byrne

Vice Consul General: Sarah Keating


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).

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

Opening Hours

Please note due to CoVid 19 restrictions, the office is operatational but closed to the public until further notice.

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

Please note that the Visa Office is closed on Wednesdays.

Closure Dates

Consulate Closure Dates 2021:

New Year's Day

US & Ireland

Friday, January 1

Martin Luther King Jr Day


Monday, January 18

President's Day


Monday, February 15

St Patrick's Day 


Wednesday, March 17

Good Friday


Friday, April 2

Easter Monday


Monday, April 5

Memorial Day

US In lieu of May bank Holiday

Monday, May 31

Independence Day

US in lieu of June bank Holiday

Monday, July 5

Labor Day

US In lieu of June bank Holiday

Monday, September 6

Columbus Day

US in lieu of October bank holiday

Monday, 11 October

Thanksgiving Day


Thursday, November 25

Thanksgiving Friday


Friday, November 26

Christmas Day

US & Ireland

Friday, December 24

St. Stephen's Day


Monday, December 27

New Year's Day

US & Ireland

Friday, December 31