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Triskel Christchurch

Tobin St., Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 2022
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Wedding Venue

We got married in the Triskel Arts Centre in July 2017. We didn’t want a church wedding but we did... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Christchurch, New Zealand
What a gem!

I've always wanted to go to an event at the Triskel and I finally got to last week. What a venue... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Leona D
Cork, Ireland
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Triskel Arts Centre was founded in 1978, and moved to its current home in Tobin Street in 1986. Triskel celebrated its Thirtieth Anniversary in 2008. As Cork's principal Arts Centre our mission has always been to commission, present, and promote the contemporary arts in Cork, and to ensure the arts are made available to as wide a public as possible.In 2009 Triskel began a process of re-invention, partly because Christchurch, a beautiful 18th Century building, was to be restored by Cork City Council, linked to the existing building, and given to Triskel to manage. Triskel also began this process because it is important to continue to be relevant for artists, practitioners and the public at large. On 15th April 2011, that became a reality when the new complex was launched. We now act as an art gallery, independent cinema, civil wedding venue and a concert hall. Guided tours of this historic building are also available
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Tobin St., Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 2022
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got married in the Triskel Arts Centre in July 2017. We didn’t want a church wedding but we did like the idea of having a wedding that looked like it was in a church, which is the beauty that the Triskel can provide. It...More

Thank patrickgeoghegan
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I've always wanted to go to an event at the Triskel and I finally got to last week. What a venue. The venue is intimate and the chairs are furnished so they are comfortable. I can't wait to go back whether its for a gig...More

Thank Leona D
Reviewed 20 May 2017

It's an art gallery and a music venue. There is a bar with a restaurant in it too. The food is good.

Thank spannerotoole
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I regularly attend showings in the Triskel and every time it has been a hugely enjoyable evening. The setting is very unique and the sound and picture quality is quite good. The independent films are fabulous and I always look forward to returning!

Thank Ronan G
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Here we have an arts centre built into a 17th century church which was itself built on a Viking church site. The old wooden pews and interior are still in place while you can see some ancient memorials in the crypt. And of course it...More

Thank beachcomber_ireland
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I absolutely love what has been done with Triskel Chrstchurch. Not sure of any other cinemas that are located in a church. Some people complain about the seats when watching a movie here but I honestly don't know why. I have never found it uncomfortable...More

Thank 642fergalc
Reviewed 29 December 2016

My family and I visited Christchurch in Cork City during Heritage Week. It is located beside the gorgeous Bishop Lucey Park which is a very central location. It faces South Main St and backs onto Grand Parade which is so-called because the British army used...More

2  Thank Judith38Cork_Ireland
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Great venue with interesting art. The cafe/bar has interesting beats with outdoor seating that's great for realxing on a summer's evening.

Thank Marydrill
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The café is underrated, the food is fabulous here. Small menu but great care is obviously taken by the chef - even sandwiches are delicious!. I would recommend the eggs en cocotte for breakfast and definitely try the soup.

Thank CorkMag
Reviewed 15 November 2016

As a former church this is a unique and lovely venue to watch films, right in the city centre. Also has a friendly cafe and bar.

Thank peterdJ424UP
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