Cork Capital of Culture 2005

Cork Capital of Culture 2005


In 2005, Cork City received one of Europe's highest accolades as it is designated European Capital of Culture.

Recognising Cork's cultural excellence, Capital of Culture will see host of events highlighting the city's cultural heritage, throughout Ireland, Europe and the World.

Every month, every week, every day during 2005, Cork's venues, stadia, museums, galleries even its parks and streets were presenting the work of important Irish artists, writers and musicians as well as the work of leading international companies and individuals, with an extensive programme of events and festivals from the worlds of visual arts, performing arts, film, food, literature, music and much more.

A vibrant and exciting city that has plenty to offer and events happening all year round, any time is the perfect time to visit Cork, so if you've never visited or if you have visited Cork and would like to return to explore more of the rebel county, please contact us at Discovering Ireland Vacations and let us help you to plan your trip.

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