Conveniently situated at the footstep of Hayfield Manor, sits the incredible 42-acre premises of University College Cork. Established in 1845, University College cork sits magnificently alongside Western Road, and runs beside the River Lee. University College Cork is only a short 10 minute walk away from Cork City centre and is easily accessible via the 205 bus route.
Within the campus of the University boasts a variety of historic buildings, such as The Quadrangle, The Aula Maxima, Devere Hall, The Boole Library, Brookfield Sciences Centre, The Western Gateway Building, Honan Chapel, The Student Centre and much more.
The University Grounds is enriched with Cork culture and History, and has produced astounding Irish achieving persons such as Michael Martin, Killian Murphy, Ronan O’ Gara, Deirdre Clune, Una O’ Dwyer and Des Bishop.
University College Cork is a remarkable and incredibly beautiful historic landmark that provides a variety of activities one can spend partaking in for the day.
Particularly beautiful on a sunny day, University College Cork and it’s residing Gardens is the perfect place to visit when staying in Cork.