Welcome to the Irish Cultural Center

The Irish Cultural Center is devoted to keeping the Irish arts alive. We work to preserve, share, and promote Ireland’s cultural heritage, so that all people will have the opportunity to appreciate its rich legacy.

Have you heard the news?
We are excited to announce our new name, and the new future location of the Irish Cultural Center property in West Springfield, MA. Read the full press release.

The Irish Cultural Center is currently located in the Alumnae Library at Elms College in Chicopee, MA. Contact us at 413-265-2537  |  irishcenter@elms.edu

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Become part of our membership, explore your own connections with Ireland, and help us to continue to provide the highest quality events.
Irish Cultural Center Language ClassesLanguage Classes
Irish language classes have been scheduled for the fall 2015 semester. This is the time to learn Irish – all levels are welcome! Learn more.
Annual BreakfastAnnual Breakfast
Please join us on Sunday, October 4, for this annual celebration. Featured speakers are authors of new Blasket Island book. Learn more. 



I just want to say how important the work is that the Irish Cultural Center is doing. It’s incredibly important for Ireland, it’s incredibly important for people of Irish heritage, it’s incredibly important for everybody who loves good culture and wants to add special things to the world, and that’s exactly what the Cultural Center does.

– Breandán Ó Caollaí, Consul General of Ireland in Boston

View our video testimonials and other event clips on our YouTube Channel.

Upcoming Events
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    Annual Breakfast

    The Annual Breakfast is a great opportunity to meet and mingle, with g …

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    Info Session: 2016 Spring Ireland Tour

    The Irish Cultural Center is sponsoring a new Spring Tour to Ireland ( …

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"It’s great to be a part of this initiative to promote Irish studies. You should keep up the good work because there are so many lessons to be learned from Irish history, and Irish culture is beloved to so many people."
– Dr. Christine Kinealy
Professor of History and Irish Studies at Quinnipiac University