About the Society

The American Irish Historical Society is a center of Irish culture and knowledge located in New York City.  You are very welcome to attend our events, conduct research in our library, and help support our mission. In continuous operation since 1897, the Society has been non-partisan and non-sectarian since its inception, the Society welcomes new members and is pleased to make its library and select events open to the public.

Library & Archives

Library & Archives

The Library and Archives of the American Irish Historical Society house an amazing series of treasures from 1685 through the present.

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Cultural Events

The Society hosts namy cultural events such as concerts, theatre, lectures, and film. Check out our events page to learn whats happening.

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Venue

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Notable Members

Theodore Roosevelt
Theodore Rooseveltpresident
Theodore Roosevelt was a founding member of the Society.
Hugh Grant
Hugh Grantgovernor
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George Cohan
George Cohancomposer
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John McCormack
John McCormacktenor
Redantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa qu ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architectos beatae vitae dicta sunt explicabo.
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