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The Embassy

  • Embassy Team
  • Directions
  • Opening Hours
  • Closure Dates

Embassy Team

There are four members of Diplomatic Staff at the Embassy:


Ambassador Maeve von Heynitz

Deputy Head of Mission:

Caitlín Higgins Ní Chinnéide

Head of the Office for Central America:

Kevin O'Riordan

Second Secretary and Consul:

Ruth Mac Kenna

Agricultural Attaché

Anthony Cawley



You can find the Embassy at:

Goldsmith 53, Piso 4
Polanco, III Secc, Miguel Hidalgo
11560 Ciudad de México

Detailed directions to the Embassy

Find out how to contact us


Opening Hours

The Embassy reception is open to the public Monday to Friday during the hours of 09:30 - 13:00.

We strongly recommend that you contact us by email or phone about any consular or administrative related procedure in advance of a visit. Booking an appointment will allow the Embassy Team to give you any relevant information in advance, and make the most out of your visit.

You can book an appointment via email mexicoconsular@dfa.ie or by phone.

Our phone lines are open from 09:00 - 17:00 Monday to Thursday, and from 09:00-13.00 on Friday (+52 55 55205803)

For consular emergencies outside working hours please call the Embassy on +52 55 5520 5803 and leave a voicemail. This voicemail is monitored by the Embassy Duty Officer who will be able to call you back to follow up on the emergency.

Allternatively, you can call the Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade in Dublin on +353 1 408 2000.

Closure Dates

Closure Dates

Closure Dates

The Embassy will be closed on the following dates in 2023:



Monday 2 January

In lieu of New Year’s Day

Monday 6 February

Constitution Day

Monday 20 March

Benito Juarez Day

Thursday 6 April

Holy Thursday

Friday 7 April

Good Friday

Monday 10 April

Easter Monday

Monday 1 May

Labour Day

Monday 7 August

Bank Holiday

Monday 18 September

In lieu of Independence Day

Thursday 2 November

Day of the Dead

Monday 20 November

Day of the Revolution

Monday 25 December

Christmas Day

Tuesday 26 December

St Stephen´s Day