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The Irish Cultural and Heritage Center of Wisconsin


<h1>THE IRISH CULTURAL AND HERTIAGE CENTER


WELCOME TO THE HOME PAGE OF THE IRISH CULTURAL AND HERITAGE CENTER OF WISCONSIN, INC.


The Irish Cultural and Heritage Center is the home of a number of Milwaukee and Wisconsin based Irish and Celtic organizations. We are located at 2133 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53233, in downtown Milwaukee. The Irish Cultural and Heritage Center is housed in the historic former Grand Avenue Congregational Church, a 110 year old building. The Irish Cultural and Heritage Center is located just north of the 22nd and 26th Street exits of I-94.

The Irish Cultural and Heritage Center is home to the Shamrock Club of Wisconsin , Cashel Dennehy Academy of Irish Dance , Trinity Irish Dancers, the Billy Mitchell Pipers, Milwaukee Irish Arts, Milwaukee Set Dance Society,Glencastle Irish Dancers Celtic Women International, the Irish Genealogical Society of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Northern Aid and more. We provide rehearsal space for the dance schools, as well as performance space, in either our Sanctuary, a 1000 seat auditorium, or two other halls.

MUSIC AT THE ICHC

The ICHC is home to Milwaukee's Irish music. We are "Southeastern Wisconsin's Venue for Irish Music". We have a concert Series in the fall and spring of each year. The Fall Series features Cherish the Ladies October 26, Aoife Clancy on November 10 , Re Mor December 15, Connie Dover and Roger Landes on February 2, 2002, and Altan April 12, 2002. We will house the Celtioc Women's International Conference from October 11 to the 13. We take Visa and Mastercard.


In addition, the ICHC sponsors a monthly ceili the 1st Friday of each month, at 7:30 PM, as well as the thrid Saturday. There is also a set dance ceili the last Saturday of the month.

Organizations at the ICHC

Organizations that meet on a regular basis are the Shamrock Club, on the first Thursday of each month, at 7:30 PM. Meetings are free and open to the public, and feature music, lectures, and Irish American events. Celtic Women International have their month meeting the first Friday of each month, at 5:30 PM. The cost is $5. In addition, the Irish Genealogical Society is setting up a data base of Irish genealogical records from Ireland.

Do You Have Any Questions?

We offer competitve rental rates for our halls. For more information, please contact managing director John Maher at 414.345.8800. The Fax is 414.345.8805.
We are currently in the middle of a capital improvement campaign. If you would like to help, please contact us.

You may contact us at our e-mail address. It is director@ichc.net Or you can reach us at our mailing address, Irish Cultural and Heritage Center, 2133 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53233.


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